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adjective pro·ce·dur·al \prə-ˈsē-jə-rəl, -ˈsēj-rəl\

Definition of procedural

  1. :  of or relating to procedure; especially :  of or relating to the procedure used by courts or other bodies administering substantive law

procedurally

adverb

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First Known Use of procedural

1876


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noun pro·ce·dur·al

Definition of procedural

  1. :  a realist crime novel, film, or television drama with a specific focus a courtroom procedural; especially :  police procedural

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First Known Use of procedural

1963


Medical Dictionary

procedural

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adjective pro·ce·dur·al \prə-ˈsēj-(ə-)rəl\

Medical Definition of procedural

  1. :  relating to or comprising memory or knowledge concerned with how to manipulate symbols, concepts, and rules to accomplish a task or solve a problem—compare declarative


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procedural

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adjective pro·ce·dur·al \prə-ˈsē-jə-rəl\

Legal Definition of procedural

  1. :  of or relating to procedure sentence reversed as result of procedural error in sentencing — National Law Journal — compare substantive

procedurally

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