The act or manner of proceeding or moving forward; progress; process; operation; conduct.
- A manner of proceeding; a way of performing or effecting something: standard procedure.
- A series of steps taken to accomplish an end: a medical procedure; evacuation procedures.
- A set of established forms or methods for conducting the affairs of an organized body such as a business, club, or government.
- Computer Science A set of instructions that performs a specific task; a subroutine or function.