of or having to do with procedure or a procedure
a mystery novel in which much emphasis is placed on the procedures used, esp. by police, in investigating a crime
Of or concerning procedure, especially of a court of law or parliamentary body.
A police procedural.
(comparative more procedural, superlative most procedural)
- Related to procedure.
- The judge dismissed the case on procedural grounds; it wasn't the facts or the law, it was just they hadn't filed the correct forms.
- (computing) Generated by means of a procedure, rather than being designed.
- a procedural texture; procedural terrain
procedure +"Ž -al