pertaining to a process or series of actions for achieving a result
"operational difficulties"; "they assumed their operational positions"
functional, usable, useable, operable, operationaladjective
fit or ready for use or service
"the toaster was still functional even after being dropped"; "the lawnmower is a bit rusty but still usable"; "an operational aircraft"; "the dishwasher is now in working order"
(military) of or intended for or involved in military operations
operational, in operation(p), operating(a)adjective
being in effect or operation
"de facto apartheid is still operational even in the `new' African nations"- Leslie Marmon Silko; "bus service is in operation during the emergency"; "the company had several operating divisions"
of or relating to operations, especially military operations
functioning and ready for use
effective or operative
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Rank popularity for the word 'operational' in Adjectives Frequency: #712
The numerical value of operational in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of operational in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
A lot of the operational improvement that gets implemented is really driven by the front-line workforce — the people in sales, customer service, working in the plant. And so it’s a way to have them share in the upside but also to drive much greater engagement at that level in whatever priorities that we’re trying to deploy.
European players do not have the right critical mass to compete against very large international competitors and to create the financial and operational synergies needed to be competitive in export.
As a result of operational search activities, the police officers at the Moscow Directorate of the MVD of Russia in Moscow established the location and arrested the suspect in the murder of a female social media personality in the apartment of a residential building on Pyryeva Street, he has now been brought in for questioning.
The success of the Arrow 3 system today ... is an important step towards one of the most important projects for Israel and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) becoming operational.
Hong Kong MTR is one of the few metro systems in the world that generates net operational income strictly from Hong Kong MTR railway business.
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