Detailed Translations for operation from English to Spanish


operation [the ~] noun

  1. the operation (working; action)
    el funcionamiento; la acción; la elaboración; la actividad
  2. the operation (execution)
    la operación
  3. the operation
    – In mathematics, an action performed on a set of entities that produces a new entity. Examples of mathematical operations are addition and subtraction. 1
    la operación
  4. the operation
    – A specific action carried out by a computer in the process of executing a program. 1
    la operación
  5. the operation
    – A specific task in the manufacturing process. 1
    la operación
  6. the operation
    – A request or request-response pairing on a port that is associated with either a send or receive action. 1
    la operación

Translation Matrix for operation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción action; operation; working achievement; act; action; agitating; deed; gesture; gymnastics; influence; investment in a partnership; operate; partner share; perform; physical exercise; poop; quota; share; share in a partnership; speed; velocity; work
actividad action; operation; working Windows Workflow Foundation activity; achievement; activity; assiduity; business activity; bustle; craft; diligence; diligentness; efficacy; fervor; fervour; gusto; industriousness; industry; job; metier; momentum; métier; occupation; profession; pursuit; vigor; vigour; work; workflow activity; zeal; zest
elaboración action; operation; working brand; construction; creating; creation; education; fabrication; item; make; making; manufacture; manufacturing; new edition; preparation; principal theme; processing; producing; production; repairing; reprint; subject; subject matter; theme; topic; upbringing
funcionamiento action; operation; working functioning; working
operación execution; operation interference; intervention; surgery
- cognitive operation; cognitive process; functioning; mathematical operation; mathematical process; mental process; military operation; performance; procedure; process; surgery; surgical operation; surgical procedure; surgical process
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción action
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- surgical operation

Related Words for "operation":

Synonyms for "operation":

Related Definitions for "operation":

  1. the activity of operating something (a machine or business etc.)2
    • her smooth operation of the vehicle gave us a surprisingly comfortable ride2
  2. a planned activity involving many people performing various actions2
    • they organized a rescue operation2
    • the biggest police operation in French history2
    • running a restaurant is quite an operation2
    • consolidate the companies various operations2
  3. a process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work2
    • the operations in building a house2
    • certain machine tool operations2
  4. a medical procedure involving an incision with instruments; performed to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body2
    • they will schedule the operation as soon as an operating room is available2
  5. (mathematics) calculation by mathematical methods2
    • they were learning the basic operations of arithmetic2
  6. activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)2
    • it was a joint operation of the navy and air force2
  7. a business especially one run on a large scale2
    • a large-scale farming operation2
    • a multinational operation2
    • they paid taxes on every stage of the operation2
    • they had to consolidate their operations2
  8. (psychology) the performance of some composite cognitive activity; an operation that affects mental contents2
  9. (computer science) data processing in which the result is completely specified by a rule (especially the processing that results from a single instruction)2
    • it can perform millions of operations per second2
  10. process or manner of functioning or operating2
    • the power of its engine determines its operation2
    • the plane's operation in high winds2
  11. the state of being in effect or being operative2
    • that rule is no longer in operation2
  12. In mathematics, an action performed on a set of entities that produces a new entity. Examples of mathematical operations are addition and subtraction.1
  13. A specific action carried out by a computer in the process of executing a program.1
  14. A specific task in the manufacturing process.1
  15. A request or request-response pairing on a port that is associated with either a send or receive action.1

Wiktionary Translations for operation:

  1. method by which a device performs its function
  2. surgical procedure
  3. procedure for generating a value from one or more other values

Cross Translation:
operation operación operatie — een bewerking op een object
operation operación operatie — een chirurgische ingreep
operation procesamiento; operación; elaboración; adaptación; cultivo bewerking — een verandering om iets voor een bepaald doel geschikt te maken
operation acción HandlungProzess, während dessen etwas tun oder durchführen wird
operation operación OperationMathematik: Rechenvorgang
operation operación OperationMilitär: Einsatz von Streitkräften
operation operación OperationEDV: Programmschritt
operation acción Aktion — Handlung
operation operación opérationaction d’opérer.

operation form of operate:

to operate verb (operates, operated, operating)

  1. to operate (proceed; work)
  2. to operate (serve; attend to)
  3. to operate (drive; ride)

Conjugations for operate:

  1. operate
  2. operate
  3. operates
  4. operate
  5. operate
  6. operate
simple past
  1. operated
  2. operated
  3. operated
  4. operated
  5. operated
  6. operated
present perfect
  1. have operated
  2. have operated
  3. has operated
  4. have operated
  5. have operated
  6. have operated
past continuous
  1. was operating
  2. were operating
  3. was operating
  4. were operating
  5. were operating
  6. were operating
  1. shall operate
  2. will operate
  3. will operate
  4. shall operate
  5. will operate
  6. will operate
continuous present
  1. am operating
  2. are operating
  3. is operating
  4. are operating
  5. are operating
  6. are operating
  1. be operated
  2. be operated
  3. be operated
  4. be operated
  5. be operated
  6. be operated
  1. operate!
  2. let's operate!
  3. operated
  4. operating
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

operate [the ~] noun

  1. the operate (agitating; perform; work)
    la acción; el procedimiento

Translation Matrix for operate:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción agitating; operate; perform; work achievement; act; action; deed; gesture; gymnastics; influence; investment in a partnership; operation; partner share; physical exercise; poop; quota; share; share in a partnership; speed; velocity; working
atender accepting; being ready; carrying out; obeying; waiting
conducir drive
proceder gesture
procedimiento agitating; operate; perform; work case; course of action; course of behaviour; lawsuit; legal suit; line of conduct; manufacturing process; method; method of working; mode of operation; operation procedure; procedure; proceedings; routine; system; trial; working method
servir dishing up; service
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
atender attend to; operate; serve aid; answer; assist; attend; attend to; back; back up; be attentive; be helpful; care; care for; comply; do good; extend the hand; grant; hear; hear out; heed; help; honor; honour; interpellate; interrogate; listen; listen carefully; listen to; look after; make oneself useful; nurse; nurture; obey; pay; pay off; prop up; question; remunerate; repay; replace someone; reward; second; see to; serve; subsidise; subsidize; take care; take care of; tend
conducir drive; operate; ride be at the wheel; be in command of; carry; command; direct; drive; drive horses; guide; lead; order; point the direction; preside; steer; take the lead; transport
manejar attend to; operate; serve budge; cope with; get going; manage; move; put in motion; set in motion
operar attend to; operate; serve attend to; serve
proceder operate; proceed; work arise from; evolve out of; originate from; stem from
servir attend to; operate; serve accomodate; add; aid; allow; assist; attend; attend to; back; back up; be attentive; be helpful; be of help; be on duty; dish up; do good; do up; donate; extend the hand; give; help; make oneself useful; oblige; pour; pour some more; prop up; second; serve; serve out; service; te be of service
trabajar operate; proceed; work act; do; labor; labour; perform; work
- control; engage; function; go; lock; maneuver; manoeuver; manoeuvre; mesh; operate on; run; work
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
acción action

Related Words for "operate":

Synonyms for "operate":

Antonyms for "operate":

Related Definitions for "operate":

  1. perform surgery on2
    • The doctors operated on the patient but failed to save his life2
  2. happen2
  3. perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense2
  4. handle and cause to function2
    • do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol2
  5. keep engaged2
  6. perform as expected when applied2
  7. direct or control; projects, businesses, etc.2
    • She is running a relief operation in the Sudan2

Wiktionary Translations for operate:

  1. to perform a work or labour
  2. to produce a physical effect
  3. to produce effect on the mind; to exert moral power
  4. medicine
  5. to deal in stocks

Cross Translation:
operate manejar sturen — zorgen dat [een toestel] de gewenste taken uitvoert.
operate operar opereren — acties uitvoeren, optreden
operate operar opereren — aan een chirurgische ingreep onderwerpen
operate carburar; funcionar functioneren~ als een bepaalde functie vervullen
operate operar; procedar operieren — etwas geplant, kontrolliert und überprüfbar auf etwas einwirken lassen, damit ein passender, gewünschter Effekt hervorgerufen wird
operate obrar; actuar; destacar; resaltar wirkeneine Wirkung entfalten
operate funcionar fonctionneraccomplir sa fonction, en parlant d’un mécanisme, d’un organe, etc.
operate operar opéreraccomplir une œuvre, produire un effet.

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