Definition for PRO-CED'URE

PRO-CED'URE, n. [Fr. See Proceed.]

  1. The act of proceeding or moving forward; progress; process; operation; series of actions; as, the procedure of the soul in certain actions. But it is more generally applied to persons; as, this is a strange procedure in a public body. The motions of physical causes are more generally denominated operations.
  2. Manner of proceeding; management; conduct. – South.
  3. That which proceeds from something; produce. [Not in use.] – Bacon.

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