See also: procédure
- A particular method for performing a task.
- A series of small tasks or steps taken to accomplish an end.
- (uncountable) The set of established forms or methods of an organized body for accomplishing a certain task or tasks.
- Ensure that you follow procedure when accessing customers' personal information.
- The steps taken in an action or other legal proceeding.
- (obsolete) That which results; issue; product.
- 1631, Francis [Bacon], “(please specify |century=I to X)”, in Sylua Syluarum: Or A Naturall Historie. In Ten Centuries. […], 3rd edition, London: […] VVilliam Rawley; [p]rinted by J[ohn] H[aviland] for William Lee […], OCLC 1044372886:
- There is not any known Substance, but Earth, and the Procedure of Earth (as Tile, Stone, &c.) that yeeldeth any Moss or Herby Substance.
- (computing) A subroutine or function coded to perform a specific task, but does not return a value.
- (medicine) A surgical operation.
- (method): algorithm, method, process, routine
- (set of established forms or methods of an organized body): protocol
- (computing): function, routine, sub, subroutine, method (although some of these have slightly differing meanings in some programming languages)
- (medicine): operation
method for performing a task
series of small tasks to accomplish an end
set of established forms or methods of an organized body
steps taken in a legal proceeding
computing: subroutine or function coded to perform a specific task
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Translations to be checked
- procedure in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- procedure in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
procedure f (plural procedures)
- → Indonesian: prosedur
- plural of
- procedure (particular method for performing a task)