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  • n  financial transactions at a brokerage; having to do with the execution of trades and keeping customer records
  • n  the state of being in effect or being operative
  • n  a business especially one run on a large scale
    they had to consolidate their operations
  • n  a planned activity involving many people performing various actions
    consolidate the companies various operations
  • n  (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)
    it can perform millions of operations per second
  • n  activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)
  • n  a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body
  • n  a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work
    the operations in building a house
    certain machine tool operations
  • n  process or manner of functioning or operating
  • n  (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents
  • n  (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods
    they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic
  • n  the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.)

  • Because most sex change operations are done confidentially, the exact number is hard to determine.
  • Like Decent Interval, the highly critical account of CIA operations in Viet Nam by ex-Analyst Frank Sneppwho happens to be a friend of Stockwell'sIn Search was published .
  • The operations across the West Bank had stretched the Israeli army thin.
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  • 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
    June 22, 2013 - Albany Times Union
  • 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 …
    June 22, 2013 - WGN TV Chicago
  • 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.
    June 21, 2013 - Rigzone

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