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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Possible to perform surgery.

Usage examples (5)
  • Verb (used without object) : This engine does not operate properly. ,Their propaganda is beginning to operate on the minds of the people. ,a man who knows how...
  • Verb (used with object) : to operate a switchboard. ,to operate a coal mine
  • But now, thanks to the white man's decades of engineering milk such as infamil, white men mature with much better and operatable penises.
  • The southbound structure is set to be operatable from October, with the entire new structure in full use by the end of 2012. for more
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