operation

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suspension of operation, temporary abeyance
(computer science) the operation of reading or writing stored information access , memory access
statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc. account , explanation
case officer designated to perform an act during a clandestine operation (especially in a hostile area) action officer
arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers addition , plus , summation
(Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe aeon , eon
power exerting operation agency
condition in which combat aircraft are airborne and ready for an operation air alert
amphibious operation attacking a land base that is carried out by troops that are landed by naval ships amphibious assault
amphibious operation conducted for the purpose of deceiving the enemy and leading him into a course of action unfavorable to him amphibious demonstration
military operation by both land and sea forces amphibious operation
operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a coronary artery angioplasty
equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc. appurtenance , gear , paraphernalia
American operation in World War I (1918); American troops under Pershing drove back the German armies which were saved only by the armistice on November 11 Argonne , Argonne Forest , Meuse , Meuse-Argonne , Meuse-Argonne operation , Meuse River
mathematical operation involving numbers arithmetic operation
minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision arthroscopy
equipment used to achieve automatic control or operation automation
operation performed by off-line equipment not under the control of the central processing unit auxiliary operation , off-line operation
operation of aircraft to provide transportation aviation
charter authorizing the operation of a bank bank charter
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