procedure noun (MEDICAL TREATMENT)

SMART Vocabulary: related words and phrases

procedure noun (COMPUTING)

[ C ]   computing   specialized

SMART Vocabulary: related words and phrases

(Definition of procedure from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Examples of procedure

procedure

The same procedure that led to (17)permits us to integrate this equation.

This study seeks to confirm or refine such described patterns through a more rigorous sampling procedure.

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Rigorous validation and quality control procedures have been imposed throughout the development course.

In practice this procedure would also issue an order to physically ship the merchandise.

Reconstructive procedures, however, lie along a continuum, without any clear boundary between therapeutic reconstructive surgery for a diagnosable problem and purely cosmetic surgery.

Explicit procedures are specified for the identification and classification of slips, and illustrative examples of the coding are rehearsed.

These surgical procedures are rarely used today and have been replaced by additive hormonal therapies.

In the procedure of calculation above, it can be easily seen that the next step is being operated with the remainder of the former step.

Next, the items that survived the first analytical procedure are then included in a multivariable method.

They were told that the purpose of the procedure was to observe the child trying to wait.

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For example, procedures are designed to teaching someone how to make or do something.

The same procedure took place another twice more, using the same 15 words.

We may surmise that if the data collection and scoring procedures had been uniform across the three studies, the correlation would have been stronger.

A synthesis procedure should be both effective and efficient.

The two parameters of a synthesis procedure that researchers should be most concerned with are its effectiveness and efficiency.

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Collocations with procedure

procedure

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admission procedure

An area which would benefit from cutting back is notification, at least the admission procedure for admitting certain individual claims.

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Translations of procedure

in Chinese (Traditional)

程式, 步驟, 常規…

in Chinese (Simplified)

程序, 步骤, 常规…

in Spanish

procedimiento, trámite(s), procedimiento [masculine…

in Portuguese

procedimento, trâmite…

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procédure [feminine], procédure…

prosedyre [masculine], fremgangsmåte [masculine], framgangsmåte…

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