Meaning of PROCEDURE in English

PROCEDURE

n. 1 a way of proceeding, esp. a mode of conducting business or a legal action. 2 a mode of performing a task. 3 a series of actions conducted in a certain order or manner. 4 a proceeding. 5 Computing = SUBROUTINE. procedural adj. procedurally adv.

[ F procédure (as PROCEED) ]

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