1. operating procedure a procedure for operating something or for dealing with a given situation
  2. double-blind procedure an experimental procedure in which neither the subjects of the experiment nor the persons administering the experiment know the critical aspects of the experiment
  3. watering place a health resort near a spring or at the seaside
  4. statistical procedure a method of analyzing or representing statistical data
  5. bureaucratic procedure needlessly time-consuming procedure
  6. contingency procedure an alternative to the normal procedure
  7. visiting professor a professor visiting another college or university to teach for a limited time
  8. flittering scotoma a localized area of diminished vision edged by shimmering colored lights; in many people it indicates the onset of migraine
  9. emergency procedure a procedure adopted to meet an emergency
  10. string orchestra an orchestra playing only stringed instruments
  11. medical procedure a procedure employed by medical or dental practitioners
  12. floating bridge a temporary bridge built over a series of pontoons
  13. dental procedure a procedure employed by a dentist
  14. cloze procedure a test for diagnosing reading ability
  15. standing operating procedure a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely
  16. tilting board a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum
  17. watering cart water cart with a tank and sprinkler for sprinkling roads
  18. diagnostic procedure a procedure followed in making a medical diagnosis
  19. watering pot a container with a handle and a spout with a perforated nozzle; used to sprinkle water over plants
  20. check-out procedure the act of inspecting or verifying