operating operating  /ˈɑ pə ˌreɪ tɪŋ/


  1. (adj) involved in a kind of operation
  2. (adj) being in effect or operation



  1. But spend more than five minutes with T-Mobile's G1, which runs on Google's new Android operating system, and you'll uncover its inner brilliance.
  2. By 1980, IBM had decided to build personal computers and needed a PC operating system.
  3. The impending launch of Microsoft's new operating system isn't generating the excitement it once might have.


  1. Operating budget proposed at special meeting

    Trisha MaldonadoDouglas Dispatch The Douglas Mayor and Council along with the Douglas finance committee held a joint special meeting on May 28 on the presentation and discussion of the Fiscal Year 2013/2014 proposed operating budget.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Douglas Dispatch

  2. Heidelberg Achieves Key Milestone in Financial Year 2012/2013 with Clearly Positive Operating Result Excluding Special ...

    Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG has reached a key milestone on its way to long-term profitability by meeting its own forecasts and achieving a clearly positive operating result excluding special items in financial year 2012/2013 .
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Dimock Operating to Sell East Texas and North Texas Oil Properties

    Dimock Operating Company has retained E-Spectrum Advisors LLC, an affiliate of Energy Spectrum Advisors Inc., to sell certain operated, conventional oil properties in prolific oil fields of East Texas and North Texas.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance


  1. "From the moment this disaster began, the federal government has been in charge of the response effort," Obama said. "BP is operating at our direction."
    on May 27, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "We need your co-operation with this operation. I don't accept any excuse for not co-operating. We need bravery of the people. : We want this operation to be successful," he told several hundred political and religious leaders.
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Hamid Karzai Source: CBC.ca

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