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to operate
tuː 'ɑːpə,reɪt
Part of Speech(动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb
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(动) As a verb
  1. Perform surgery on.
  2. Happen.
    • Perform a movement in military or naval tactics in order to secure an advantage in attack or defense.
    • Handle and cause to function.
    • Keep engaged.
    • Perform as expected when applied.
    • Direct or control; projects, businesses, etc..
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