procedure


procedure

noun

Definition of PROCEDURE

1
a usually fixed or ordered series of actions or events leading to a result <followed the procedure for replacing the broken part exactly as the owner's manual instructed>
2
a way of acting or proceeding <followed standard procedure for dealing with a consumer complaint>

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