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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A planned activity involving many people performing various actions; A process or series of acts, of a practical or mechanical nature, involved in a particular form of work.

Usage examples (48)
  • By some strange operation of magic I seem to have become the power of the land.
  • They will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available
  • A large-scale farming operation
  • A multinational operation for more
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