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Engelsk substantiv: process

1. process (om handling) a particular course of action intended to achieve a result


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe procedure of obtaining a driver's license.
It was a process of trial and error.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)procedure


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkactivity


Mere spesifikke uttrykkBertillon system, calculation, chromosome mapping, computation, computing, condition, diagnostic procedure, diagnostic technique, emergency procedure, experimental condition, experimental procedure, fingerprinting, formula, genetic fingerprinting, genetic profiling, indirection, mapping, medical procedure, modus operandi, operating procedure, rigamarole, rigmarole, routine, rule, stiffening

2. process (om erkjendelse) (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe process of thinking.
The cognitive operation of remembering.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)cognitive operation, cognitive process, mental process, operation


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcognition, knowledge, noesis


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbasic cognitive process, higher cognitive process


Overordnet kategoripsychological science, psychology

3. process (om kommunikasjon) a writ issued by authority of law; usually compels the defendant's attendance in a civil suit; failure to appear results in a default judgment against the defendant


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)summons


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkjudicial writ, writ


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcitation, monition, process of monition, ticket


Overordnet kategorijurisprudence, law

4. process (om erkjendelse) a mental process that you are not directly aware of


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe process of denial.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)unconscious process


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcognition, knowledge, noesis


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcondensation, defence, defence mechanism, defence reaction, defense, defense mechanism, defense reaction, sleep talking, somniloquism, somniloquy

5. process (i anatomi) a natural prolongation or projection from a part of an organism either animal or plant


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA bony process.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)appendage, outgrowth


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbody part


Mere spesifikke uttrykkacromial process, acromion, acrosome, aculea, ala, alveolar arch, alveolar process, alveolar ridge, apophysis, appendix, arista, caruncle, caruncula, cecal appendage, cirrus, condyle, coronoid process, crest, eminence, enation, epicondyle, excrescence, fetlock, fimbria, flagellum, gum ridge, hair, horn, horn, mastoid, mastoid bone, mastoid process, mastoidal, metaphysis, odontoid process, olecranon, olecranon process, osteophyte, papilla, papilla, papilla, plant process, processus coronoideus, pseudopod, pseudopodium, pterygoid process, ridge, spicule, spiculum, spine, style, styloid process, tail, tentacle, transverse process, trochanter, tubercle, tuberosity, vermiform appendix, vermiform process, villus, zygomatic process

6. process a sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningEvents now in process.
The process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)physical process


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkphysical entity


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaction, activity, biological process, chelation, dealignment, decrease, decrement, defining, degeneration, development, devolution, economic process, encapsulation, evolution, execution, functioning, growth, human process, increase, increment, industrial process, instruction execution, irreversible process, iteration, iteration, loop, looping, natural action, natural process, operation, organic process, performance, phenomenon, photography, processing, reversible process, sensitisation, sensitization, shaping, variation


Engelsk verb: process

1. process (om endring) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningProcess cheese.
Process hair.
Treat the water so it can be drunk.
Treat the lawn with chemicals.
Treat an oil spill.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)treat


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaffect, bear on, bear upon, impact, touch, touch on


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaerate, Agenise, Agenize, air-condition, ammoniate, beneficiate, bituminise, bituminize, bromate, brominate, camphorate, carbonate, carboxylate, chlorinate, chrome, creosote, curry, digest, dose, fluoridate, fluoridise, fluoridize, fume, fumigate, iodise, iodize, irradiate, malt, mercerise, mercerize, nitrate, nitrify, nitrogenise, nitrogenize, oxygenate, oxygenise, oxygenize, propagate, ray, refine, reverberate, run, scald, seed, sulfur, sulphur, tank, vulcanise, vulcanize

2. process (om adferd) deal with in a routine way


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI'll handle that one.
Process a loan.
Process the applicants.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcare, deal, handle, manage

3. process (om erkjendelse) perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe results of the elections were still being processed when he gave his acceptance speech.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcalculate, cipher, compute, cypher, figure, reckon, work out

4. process (om adferd) institute legal proceedings against; file a suit against


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was warned that the district attorney would process him.
She actioned the company for discrimination.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)action, litigate, sue


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkchallenge


Mere spesifikke uttrykkexpedite


Utsagnsord med lignende betydninglitigate

5. process (om bevegelse) march in a procession


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey processed into the dining room.


Eksempler på anvendelseThe children process to the playground


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)march


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkwalk


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcountermarch, debouch, file, goose step, march out, parade, promenade, troop

6. process (om tilblivelse) shape, form, or improve a material


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWork stone into tools.
Process iron.
Work the metal.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)work, work on


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykktransform, transmute, transubstantiate


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcold work, coldwork, hot-work, make over, overwork, rack, retread, rework, till, tool


Utsagnsord med lignende betydningforge, form, mold, mould, shape, work

7. process (om relasjon) deliver a warrant or summons to someone


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was processed by the sheriff.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)serve, swear out


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody with something


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkdeliver


Mere spesifikke uttrykkrinse, subpoena, wash









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