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modus operandi

modus operandi

 
pronunciation:
mo ds a p ran di
part of speech: noun
definition: a method of accomplishing something; way of working.
The modus operandi of all three crimes is so similar that the police have concluded they were committed by the same person.
synonyms:
approach, method, mode, procedure, system, technique, way
similar words:
fashion, formula, manner, performance, plan, program, regime, routine, scheme, tack, wise