- the sequence of actions or instructions to be followed in solving a problem or accomplishing a task.
- Also called subprogram. a group of statements that may be used at one or more points in a computer program.
Examples from the Web for procedure
Anti-abortion organizations tend to tend to propagate the idea that the procedure is dangerous and unproven.Abortion Complications Are Rare, No Matter What the Right Says|Samantha Allen|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is a procedure called “compassionate release” allowing terminally ill men to die at home.
Justice Ginsburg underwent this procedure successfully and is progressing with her recovery.
The benefit from a procedure largely depends on why it was performed.
She also advises finding a doctor and a bedside nurse who are comfortable with the procedure.The Nurse Coaching People Through Death by Starvation|Nick Tabor|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You ought to avoid entirely such a procedure in this last class of cases; for it is an abuse of the genuine purpose of Dialectic.Aristotle|George Grote
But this procedure is not available against working men, and the result is that they have to pay their way as they go along.The Law and the Poor|Edward Abbott Parry
All civil cases are conducted in public, and the method of procedure is simplicity itself.The Land of the Black Mountain|Reginald Wyon
And yet the hope of better fortune never deserts those who are accustomed to the dogmatical mode of procedure.The Critique of Pure Reason|Immanuel Kant
In the same East, men take off their sandals in devotion; we exactly reverse the procedure, and uncover the head.Sermons Preached at Brighton|Frederick W. Robertson