(transitive) to turn (a play, novel, etc) into an opera
[op-uh-rey-ter] /ˈɒp əˌreɪ tər/ noun 1. a person who operates a machine, apparatus, or the like: a telegraph operator. 2. a person who operates a telephone switchboard, especially for a telephone company. 3. a person who manages a working or industrial establishment, enterprise, or system: the operators of a mine. 4. a person who trades […]
- Operator control language
language (OCL) The batch language for the IBM System/36, used specifically with the RPG II compiler. See also CL. (1994-11-18)
- Operator gene
operator gene n. A gene that interacts with a specific repressor to control the functioning of the adjacent structural genes.
[op-er-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ˈɒp ər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ noun, plural operatories. 1. a room or other area with special equipment and facilities, as for dental surgery, scientific experiments, or the like. adjective 2. .