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Process

Definition

noun, plural: processes

(general) A naturally occurring or designed sequence of changes of properties or attributes of an object or system.

(science) A method or event that results in a transformation in a physical or biological object, a substance or an organism; a change from one state to another.

(biology) Any of the chemical reactions or other events that results in a transformation.

(anatomy) A projection, appendage, or outgrowth of tissue from a larger body.


verb

(general) To perform or undergo a particular process.


Supplement

(biology) Biological processes include:

(anatomy) Examples of processes include:


Word origin: From Old French proces: journey, from Latin processus (past participle of procedere).
Related forms: processed (adjective).


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