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1. Of or relating to an operation or a series of operations.
2. Of, intended for, or involved in military operations.
3. Fit for proper functioning; ready for use: an operational aircraft.
4. Being in effect or operation: "de facto apartheid still operational even in the 'new' African nations" (Leslie Marmon Silko).

op′er·a′tion·al·ly adv.
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Adv.1.operationally - in respect to operation; "reported the machine operationally satisfactory"; "a well-trained staff that is operationally adequate"
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[ˌɒpəˈreɪʃənəli] adv [use] → opérationnellement
The device had been used operationally some months previously → Le dispositif avait été utilisé opérationnellement quelques mois auparavant.operations centre operations center n (US) [company, police force, military] → centre m d'opérationsoperations director ndirecteur/trice m/f des opérationsoperations manager ndirecteur/trice m/f des opérationsoperations room ncentre m d'opérations
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