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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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