the codename for the US-led UN operation to liberate Kuwait from Iraq (1991)
[op-uh-rey-shuh-nl-iz-uh m] /ˌɒp əˈreɪ ʃə nlˌɪz əm/ noun, Philosophy. 1. the doctrine that the meaning of a scientific term, concept, or proposition consists of the operation or operations performed in defining or demonstrating it. /ˌɒpəˈreɪʃənəˌlɪzəm/ noun 1. (philosophy) the theory that scientific terms are defined by the experimental operations which determine their applicability
- Operation overlord
noun 1. the codename for the Allied invasion (June 1944) of northern France
- Operation sealion
noun 1. the codename for Hitler’s proposed invasion (1940) of Great Britain
noun 1. . noun 1. revenue from business operations after operating expenses are deducted from gross income.