[ op-uh-rey-shuh-nl ]
/ ˌɒp əˈreɪ ʃə nl /
able to function or be used; functional: How soon will the new factory be operational?
- of, relating to, or involved in military operations.
- on active service or combat duty: All units of the command are operational.
of or relating to operations or an operation.
Words nearby operational
OTHER WORDS FROM operationalop·er·a·tion·al·ly, adverbnon·op·er·a·tion·al, adjectivepre·op·er·a·tion·al, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for nonoperational (1 of 2)
/ (ˌnɒnɒpərˈeɪʃənəl) /
not in working order or ready to use
British Dictionary definitions for nonoperational (2 of 2)
/ (ˌɒpəˈreɪʃənəl) /
of or relating to an operation or operations
in working order and ready for use
military capable of, needed in, or actually involved in operations
Derived forms of operationaloperationally, adverb
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