|1.||a way of acting or progressing in a course of action, esp an established method|
|2.||the established mode or form of conducting the business of a legislature, the enforcement of a legal right, etc|
|3.||computing another name for subroutine|
procedure pro·ce·dure (prə-sē'jər)
A series of steps taken to accomplish an end.
A surgical operation or technique.