[op-uh-rey-shuh-nl-iz-uh m] /ˌɒp əˈreɪ ʃə nlˌɪz əm/
the doctrine that the meaning of a scientific term, concept, or proposition consists of the operation or operations performed in defining or demonstrating it.
(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.
noun 1. the analysis, usually involving mathematical treatment, of a process, problem, or operation to determine its purpose and effectiveness and to gain maximum efficiency. noun 1. the analysis of problems in business and industry involving the construction of models and the application of linear programming, critical path analysis, and other quantitative techniques Also operational […]