What does the word procedure mean?

Usage examples for procedure

  1. The procedure is very simple. – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  2. But an effort has been made to do this by the following procedure. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
  3. What line of procedure can you suggest, Doc? – The-Darrow-Enigma by Severy, Melvin Linwood