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operating

adjective

Simple Definition of operating

  • : relating to the way a machine, vehicle, device, etc., functions or is used and controlled

  • : relating to the way a business, department, program, etc., functions or is controlled

Full Definition of operating

  1. :  of, relating to, or used for or in operations <operating expenses> <a hospital operating room>


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operating

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adjective op·er·at·ing \ˈäp-(ə-)ˌrāt-iŋ\

Medical Definition of operating

  1. :  of, relating to, or used for operations <a hospital operating room> <operating scissors>






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