The definition of procedure is order of the steps to be taken to make something happen, or how something is done.(noun)
An example of a procedure is cracking eggs into a bowl and beating them before scrambling them in a pan.
See procedure in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr procédure < MFr < proceder: see proceed
See procedure in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French procédure
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from proceder, to proceed; see proceed.
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