- of, relating to, or involved in military operations.
- on active service or combat duty: All units of the command are operational.
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
Examples from the Web for operationally
Then we thought of this cool thing Saul could do with him to find political asylum in Iran and use that operationally.‘Homeland’ Creator: Why Brody Had to Die for the Show to Live, and What’s Next in Season 4|Andrew Romano|December 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Despite the usual snafus, Urgent Fury was operationally and politically successful.
They are important, first, because of the personality of Osanloo, viewed morally, operationally, and politically.Bernard-Henri Lévy on Mansour Osanloo and Regime Change in Iran|Bernard-Henri Lévy|March 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Operationally, Obama also erred by imposing self-defeating constraints on the U.S. military.
Americans, it is sometimes said, are philosophically conservative but operationally liberal.
The superiority of American forces, technically and operationally, is crucial to successful application.Shock and Awe|Harlan K. Ullman