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Detailed Translations for operation from English to Swedish


operation [the ~] nomen

  1. the operation (working; action)
  2. the operation (execution)
    utförande; operation
  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
  4. the operation
    – A specific action carried out by a computer in the process of executing a program. 1
  5. the operation
    – A specific task in the manufacturing process. 1


  1. operation (surgical operation)

Translation Matrix for operation:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
funkar action; operation; working
operation execution; operation
utförande execution; operation achievement; execution; implementation
- 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
åtgärd operation action
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ingrepp operation; surgical operation
åtgärd measure; move; step

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. military campaign

Cross Translation:
operation skötsel; hantering BedienungHandlung, bei der man ein Gerät oder eine Maschine benutzen / verwenden
operation handhavande Handhabung — die Art und Weise, wie man etwas bestimmtes benutzen
operation handling HandlungProzess, während dessen etwas tun oder durchführen wird
operation operation OperationMathematik: Rechenvorgang
operation operation OperationMilitär: Einsatz von Streitkräften
operation operation OperationEDV: Programmschritt
operation aktion; handling Aktion — Handlung
operation operation opérationaction d’opérer.

operation form of operate:

to operate verb (operates, operated, operating)

  1. to operate (proceed; work)
    fungera; arbeta; fortsätta
    • fungera verb (fungerar, fungerade, fungerat)
    • arbeta verb (arbetar, arbetade, arbetat)
    • fortsätta verb (fortsätter, fortsatte, fortsatt)
  2. to operate (serve; attend to)
    • servera verb (serverar, serverade, serverat)
  3. to operate (drive; ride)
    köra; driva
    • köra verb (kör, körde, kört)
    • driva verb (driver, drev, drivit)

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 ~] nomen

  1. the operate (agitating; perform; work)


  1. operate

Translation Matrix for operate:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
köra drive; ride
servera dishing up; service
uppviglad agitating; operate; perform; work
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
arbeta operate; proceed; work do; labor; labour; work
driva drive; operate; ride caulk; compel; drive; excite; force; incite; make a fool of; oblige; oblige to; ridicule; scoff at; sneer; stimulate; stress; taunt; urge on
fortsätta operate; proceed; work Unhold; bolt; carry on; continue; get on; go on; go through with it; hold on; keep on; keep up; lengthen; let last; move on; persist; proceed; prolong; pursue the subject; push on; take it further; thaw; work on
fungera operate; proceed; work function
köra drive; operate; ride be at the wheel; carry; drive; execute; ride; steer; transport
servera attend to; operate; serve attend to; dish up; serve; serve out; soup up; tune
- control; engage; function; go; lock; maneuver; manoeuver; manoeuvre; mesh; operate on; run; work
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
operera operate

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. -

Cross Translation:
operate använda; sätta igång betätigen — etwas in Tätigkeit/Gang setzen
operate fungera fonctionneraccomplir sa fonction, en parlant d’un mécanisme, d’un organe, etc.
operate operera; göra opéreraccomplir une œuvre, produire un effet.

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