Engelsk navneord: operation
|1.||operation (om tilstand) the state of being in effect or being operative|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||That rule is no longer in operation.|
|Mindre specifikke termer||action, activeness, activity|
|Mere specifikke termer||commission, idle, running|
|2.||operation (om handling) a business especially one run on a large scale|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||A large-scale farming operation.|
A multinational operation.
They paid taxes on every stage of the operation.
They had to consolidate their operations.
|Mindre specifikke termer||business activity, commercial activity|
|3.||operation (om handling) a planned activity involving many people performing various actions|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||They organized a rescue operation.|
The biggest police operation in French history.
Running a restaurant is quite an operation.
Consolidate the companies various operations.
|Mindre specifikke termer||activity|
|Mere specifikke termer||rescue operation, undercover operation|
|4.||operation (om proces) (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||It can perform millions of operations per second.|
|Mindre specifikke termer||data processing|
|Mere specifikke termer||access, asynchronous operation, auxiliary operation, binary arithmetic operation, binary operation, boolean operation, computer operation, concurrent operation, consecutive operation, control function, control operation, dyadic operation, fixed-cycle operation, logic operation, logical operation, lookup, machine operation, memory access, monadic operation, multiplex operation, off-line operation, parallel operation, printing operation, search, sequential operation, serial operation, simultaneous operation, sort, sorting, synchronous operation, threshold operation, unary operation|
|Overordnet emneområde||computer science, computing|
|5.||operation (om handling) activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||It was a joint operation of the navy and air force.|
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||military operation|
|Mindre specifikke termer||activity|
|Mere specifikke termer||amphibious operation, attack, campaign, combined operation, covert operation, information gathering, maneuver, manoeuvre, military campaign, military mission, mission, naval campaign, offence, offense, offensive, onrush, onset, onslaught, peacekeeping, peacekeeping mission, peacekeeping operation, psychological operation, psyop, reenforcement, reinforcement, simulated military operation, support|
|Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termer||Argonne, Argonne Forest, Meuse, Meuse River, Meuse-Argonne, Meuse-Argonne operation, Operation Desert Storm|
|Overordnet emneområde||armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine|
|6.||operation (om handling) a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||They will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available.|
He died while undergoing surgery.
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||surgery, surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgical process|
|Mindre specifikke termer||medical procedure|
|Mere specifikke termer||ablation, amputation, anaplasty, angioplasty, arthroplasty, arthroscopy, brain surgery, castration, catheterisation, catheterization, cauterisation, cauterization, cautery, chemosurgery, craniotomy, cryosurgery, curettage, curettement, cutting out, D and C, debridement, decortication, dilatation and curettage, dilation and curettage, electrosurgery, enterostomy, enterotomy, enucleation, evisceration, excision, exenteration, extirpation, eye operation, eye surgery, fenestration, gastrectomy, gastroenterostomy, gastrostomy, haemorrhoidectomy, heart surgery, hemorrhoidectomy, hysterotomy, implantation, intestinal bypass, jejunostomy, major surgery, microsurgery, minor surgery, myotomy, myringectomy, myringoplasty, myringotomy, neurosurgery, orchiopexy, organ transplant, osteotomy, ostomy, palatopharyngoplasty, phlebectomy, photocoagulation, plastic surgery, polypectomy, PPP, purse-string operation, reconstructive surgery, resection, rhinotomy, rhizotomy, sex-change operation, Shirodkar's operation, sterilisation, sterilization, strabotomy, taxis, tracheostomy, tracheotomy, transplant, transplantation, transsexual surgery, trephination, tympanoplasty, UPPP, uranoplasty, uvulopalatopharyngoplasty, vasovasostomy, vivisection, wrong-site surgery|
|Omfatter disse specifikke termer||haemostasia, haemostasis, hemostasia, hemostasis, incision, section, surgical incision, suturing|
|Indenfor samme emneområde||ablate, decorticate, freeze, hypophysectomise, hypophysectomize, suction, trepan|
|7.||operation (om handling) a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||The operations in building a house.|
Certain machine tool operations.
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||procedure|
|Mindre specifikke termer||work|
|8.||operation (om proces) process or manner of functioning or operating|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||The power of its engine determines its operation.|
The plane's operation in high winds.
They compared the cooking performance of each oven.
The jet's performance conformed to high standards.
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||functioning, performance|
|Mindre specifikke termer||physical process, process|
|9.||operation (om erkendelse) (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||The process of thinking.|
The cognitive operation of remembering.
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||cognitive operation, cognitive process, mental process, process|
|Mindre specifikke termer||cognition, knowledge, noesis|
|Mere specifikke termer||basic cognitive process, higher cognitive process|
|Overordnet emneområde||psychological science, psychology|
|10.||operation (om handling) (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||The problems at the end of the chapter demonstrated the mathematical processes involved in the derivation.|
They were learning the basic operations of arithmetic.
|Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)||mathematical operation, mathematical process|
|Mindre specifikke termer||calculation, computation, computing|
|Mere specifikke termer||arithmetic operation, combination, construction, differentiation, exponentiation, integration, involution, matrix operation, maximization, permutation, relaxation, relaxation method|
|Overordnet emneområde||math, mathematics, maths|
|11.||operation (om handling) the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.)|
|Eksempler med tilsvarende betydning||Her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride.|
|Mindre specifikke termer||activity|
|Overordnet emneområde||business, business enterprise, commercial enterprise|