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English definition of “procedure”

procedure

noun [C/U]    /prəˈsi·dʒər/
an order or method of doing something: [U] It’s standard procedure for those at the top of the list to be called first. procedural    /prəˈsi·dʒər·əl/ adjective [not gradable] Defense lawyers most often challenge test results based on procedural grounds .
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