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noun [countable] process pronunciation in American English /ˈprɑses/
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  1. 1
    a series of things that happen and have a particular result

    We use drugs to speed up the healing process.

    process of:

    Changes occur in the body because of the process of aging.

    1. a.
      a series of actions that have a particular result

      Learning a language is a slow process.

      process of:

      the complex process of legally changing your name

  2. 2
    legal an official document ordering you to take part in a case in a court of law


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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