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pro·ce·dure

procedure

 
 
pronunciation:
pr si jr
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part of speech: noun
definition: steps that must be taken in order to do something.
Follow the proper procedure for leaving the building during a fire alarm.
 
synonyms:
method, process, routine, system
similar words:
means, step, strategy, technique, way
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derivations: procedural (adj.), procedurally (adv.)
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