operations operations  /ˌɑ pə ˈreɪ ʃənz/


  • (n) financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records


  1. Because most sex change operations are done confidentially, the exact number is hard to determine.
  2. The operations across the West Bank had stretched the Israeli army thin.


  1. Southwest flights resume after computer glitch stops operations

    Southwest Airlines resumed all flight operations Saturday morning, after a company-wide computer glitch grounded flights throughout the western United States late Friday. The company estimated that 250 flights had been affected by a shutdown in the computer software used to …
    on June 22, 2013     Source: WGN TV Chicago

  2. Streamlining operations

    Streamlining operations Time Warner Cable says it has been going through an internal corporate restructuring toward streamlining operations. The company says it now operates through seven regional entities, simplifying management reporting and making more geographic sense. The company reported the changes to the state Public Service Commission. There is no word on job impact. — Larry Rulison
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Albany Times Union

  3. IT Security Operations Manager

    Responsibilities : The Security Operations team resides within Shell's IT Supplier Delivery Organization within the broader IT Services and Operations. This Team manages and operates IT technical security solutions provided by a variety of internal and external suppliers.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Rigzone


  1. He said Hayward "is now handing over the operations, the daily operations to (BP Managing Director) Bob Dudley."
    on Jun 19, 2010 By: Carl-Henric Svanberg Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Today's announcement is another important step as we integrate out global operations and move forward with Merck's strategic priorities," Chief Executive Officer Richard Clark said. "These changes are crucial to drive future growth."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Richard Clark Source: The Star-Ledger - NJ.com

  3. "Our operations in Afghanistan are continuing today, and they will not miss a beat," he said.
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Anders Fogh Rasmussen Source: ABC News

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