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operation

synonym (synonym of operation)

  • (prep)
    Operation is action considered with reference to the thing acted upon, and may apply to the action of an intelligent agent or of a material substance more.. (prep)
     
  • (noun.act)
    activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.process)
    process or manner of functioning or operating (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods (noun.act)
     

antonym (antonym of operation)

hypernym (operation IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction) (noun.process)
    (computer science) a series of operations on data by a computer in order to retrieve or transform or classify information (noun.process)
     
  • (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods (noun.act)
    the procedure of calculating; determining something by mathematical or logical methods (noun.act)
     
  • (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents (noun.cognition)
    the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning (noun.tops)
     
  • a business especially one run on a large scale (noun.act)
    activity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise (noun.act)
     
  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    a procedure employed by medical or dental practitioners (noun.act)
     
  • a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work (noun.act)
    activity directed toward making or doing something (noun.act)
     
  • process or manner of functioning or operating (noun.process)
    a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states (noun.tops)
     
  • the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.) (noun.act)
    any specific behavior (noun.act)
     
  • the state of being in effect or being operative (noun.state)
    the state of being active (noun.state)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF operation relation)

  • (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction) (noun.process)
    (computer science) the operation of reading or writing stored information (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.process)
    operations that occur without a regular or predictable time relation to other events (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    a operation performed by off-line equipment not under the control of the central processing unit (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that follows the rules of Boolean algebra; each operand and the result take one of two values (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an elementary operation that a computer is designed and built to perform (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    two or more operations performed at the same time (or within a give interval) (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that controls the recording or processing or transmission of interpretation of data (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation on exactly two operands (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that is completed in a specified number of regularly timed execution cycles (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that follows the rules of symbolic logic (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation with exactly one operand (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation in which two or more activities are interleaved (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the simultaneous execution of two or more operations (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that controls the printing or display of information (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that determines whether one or more of a set of items has a specified property (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    the sequential execution of operations one after another (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation that segregates items into groups according to a specified criterion (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    operations that are initiated predictably by a clock (noun.process)
     
  • (noun.process)
    an operation performed on operands in order to obtain the value of a threshold function (noun.process)
     
  • (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods (noun.act)
    the act of changing the arrangement of a given number of elements (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of arranging elements into specified groups without regard to order (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the mathematical process of obtaining the derivative of a function (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the mathematical process of finding the maximum value of a function (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation used in the calculus whereby the integral of a function is determined (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the process of raising a quantity to some assigned power (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a mathematical operation involving numbers (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a mathematical operation involving matrices (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    drawing a figure satisfying certain conditions as part of solving a problem or proving a theorem (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a method of solving simultaneous equations by guessing a solution and then reducing the errors that result by successive approximations until all the more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents (noun.cognition)
    cognitive processes involved in obtaining and storing knowledge (noun.cognition)
     
  • (noun.cognition)
    cognitive processes that presuppose the availability of knowledge and put it to use (noun.cognition)
     
  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    the operation of introducing a catheter into the body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of a body part or tissue (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical removal of all or part of a limb (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical reconstruction or replacement of a malformed or degenerated joint (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small inci more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgical procedure involving the brain (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of the testes or ovaries (usually to inhibit hormone secretion in cases of breast cancer in women or prostate cancer in men) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of coagulating blood and destroying tissue with a hot iron or caustic agent or by freezing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    use of chemical to destroy diseased or malignant tissue; used in treatment of skin cancer (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical opening through the skull (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the use of extreme cold (usually liquid nitrogen) to destroy unwanted tissue (warts or cataracts or skin cancers) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgery to remove tissue or growths from a bodily cavity (as the uterus) by scraping with a curette (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of foreign material and dead tissue from a wound in order to prevent infection and promote healing (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    removal of the outer covering of an organ or part (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical procedure usually performed under local anesthesia in which the cervix is dilated and the endometrial lining of the uterus is scraped with more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgery performed with electrical devices (as in electrocautery) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical operation that creates a permanent opening through the abdominal wall into the intestine (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of something without cutting into it (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical operation performed on the wrong part of the body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of an organ (or the contents of an organ) from a patient (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of the organs within a body cavity (as those of the pelvis) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgical procedure involving the eyes (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure that creates a new fenestra to the cochlea in order to restore hearing lost because of osteosclerosis (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of all or part of the stomach (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical creation of an opening between the stomach wall and the small intestines; performed when the normal opening has been eliminated (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical creation of an opening through the abdominal wall into the stomach (as for gastrogavage) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgical procedure involving the heart (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure for tying hemorrhoids and excising them (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the uterus (as in cesarean section) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical procedure that places something in the human body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical operation that shortens the small intestine; used in treating obesity (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical creation of an opening between the jejunum and the anterior abdominal wall; will allow artificial feeding (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgical procedure that involves anesthesia or respiratory assistance (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgery using operating microscopes and miniaturized precision instruments to perform intricate procedures on very small structures (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgical procedure that does not involve anesthesia or respiratory assistance (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision or division of a muscle (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of the eardrum (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical repair of a perforated eardrum with a tissue graft (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical incision into the eardrum (to relieve pressure or release pus from the middle ear) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    any surgery that involves the nervous system (brain or spinal cord or peripheral nerves) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    operation to bring an undescended testicle into the scrotum (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical sectioning of bone (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure that creates an artificial opening for the elimination of bodily wastes (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical resection of unnecessary palatal and oropharyngeal tissue to open the airway; intended to cure extreme cases of snoring (with or without slee more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal or all or part of a vein; sometimes done in cases of severe varicose veins (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure that uses an intense laser beam to destroy diseased retinal tissue or to make a scar that will hold the retina in cases of detached more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgery concerned with therapeutic or cosmetic reformation of tissue (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of a polyp (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical removal of part of a structure or organ (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure in which an incision is made in the nose to drain accumulated pus (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedure in which spinal nerve roots are cut; done (anterior roots) to relieve intractable pain or (posterior roots) to stop severe muscle s more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical procedures and hormonal treatments designed to alter a person's sexual characteristics so that the resemble those of the opposite sex (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical procedure in which a suture is used to close the cervix in a pregnant woman; is performed when the cervix has failed to retain previous pre more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the surgical operation of cutting a muscle or tendon of the eye in order to correct strabismus (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the surgical procedure of manually restoring a displaced body part (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical operation that creates an opening into the trachea with a tube inserted to provide a passage for air; performed when the pharynx is obstruc more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation moving an organ from one organism (the donor) to another (the recipient) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation that removes a circular section of bone from the skull (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical correction or repair of defects or injuries in the eardrum or the bones of the middle ear (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical correction of a defect of the palate (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a surgical procedure that attempts to restore the function of the vas deferens after a vasectomy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of operating on living animals (especially in scientific research) (noun.act)
     
  • a planned activity involving many people performing various actions (noun.act)
    an operation organized to free from danger or confinement (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation involving secret work within a community or institution (noun.act)
     
  • activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) (noun.act)
    a military operation carried out cooperatively by two or more allied nations or a military operation carried out by coordination of sea, land, and air more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a military training exercise (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation conducted primarily by naval forces in order to gain or extend or maintain control of the sea (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a military operation (often involving new supplies of men and materiel) to strengthen a military force or aid in the performance of its mission (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (military) an offensive against an enemy (using weapons) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the action of attacking an enemy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the activity of keeping the peace by military forces (especially when international military forces enforce a truce between hostile groups or nations) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a military operation by both land and sea forces (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of collecting information (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    military actions designed to influence the perceptions and attitudes of individuals, groups, and foreign governments (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an intelligence operation so planned as to permit plausible denial by the sponsor (noun.act)
     
  • the state of being in effect or being operative (noun.state)
    the state of being in good working order and ready for operation (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the state of being in operation (noun.state)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the state of an engine or other mechanism that is idling (noun.state)
     

instance hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF operation relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) (noun.act)
    an American operation in World War I (1918); American troops under Pershing drove back the German armies which were saved only by the armistice on Nov more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the United States and its allies defeated Iraq in a ground war that lasted 100 hours (1991) (noun.act)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    surgical procedure of stopping the flow of blood (as with a hemostat) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the cutting of or into body tissues or organs (especially by a surgeon as part of an operation) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    surgical joining of two surfaces (noun.act)
     

derivation (.... is derived from operation)

  • (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents (noun.cognition)
    happen (verb.change)
     
  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    perform surgery on (verb.body)
     
  • (adj.all)
    relating to or requiring or amenable to treatment by surgery especially as opposed to medicine (adj.all)
     
  • a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work (noun.act)
    perform as expected when applied (verb.contact)
     
  • (adj.pert)
    of or relating to procedure (adj.pert)
     
  • activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) (noun.act)
    perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense (verb.competition)
     
  • the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.) (noun.act)
    handle and cause to function (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    keep engaged (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.social)
    direct or control; projects, businesses, etc. (verb.social)
     

domain category (operation is domain category of ....)

  • (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction) (noun.process)
    the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures (noun.cognition)
     
  • (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods (noun.act)
    a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement (noun.cognition)
     
  • (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents (noun.cognition)
    the science of mental life (noun.cognition)
     
  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    the branch of medical science that treats disease or injury by operative procedures (noun.cognition)
     
  • activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign) (noun.act)
    the military forces of a nation (noun.group)
     
  • the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.) (noun.act)
    the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects (noun.act)
     

domain member category (.... is a member category of operation domain)

  • a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body (noun.act)
    anesthetize by cold (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.body)
    empty or clean (a body cavity) by the force of suction (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.change)
    remove the cortex of (an organ) (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    remove an organ or bodily structure (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.change)
    remove the pituitary glands (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cut a hole with a trepan, as in surgery (verb.contact)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym instance hyponym part holonym derivation action effect military operation surgery procedure functioning failure ineffectiveness inutility powerlessness uselessness inaction activity work medical procedure calculation business activity commercial activity rescue operation undercover operation catheterisation catheterization ablation cutting out argonne argonne forest meuse meuse river operation desert storm haemostasia haemostasis hemostasia incision section surgical incision control operate engage lock run function

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