• Process Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A series of actions, motions, or occurrences; progressive act or transaction; continuous operation; normal or actual course or procedure; regular proceeding; as, the process of vegetation or decomposition; a chemical process; processes of nature.
  2. (n.) A statement of events; a narrative.
  3. (n.) The whole course of proceedings in a cause real or personal, civil or criminal, from the beginning to the end of the suit; strictly, the means used for bringing the defendant into court to answer to the action; -- a generic term for writs of the class called judicial.
  4. (n.) Any marked prominence or projecting part, especially of a bone; anapophysis.
  5. (n.) The act of proceeding; continued forward movement; procedure; progress; advance.

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• Processional Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A hymn, or other selection, sung during a church procession; as, the processional was the 202d hymn.
  2. (a.) Of or pertaining to a procession; consisting in a procession.
  3. (n.) A service book relating to ecclesiastical processions.

• Procession Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) An orderly and ceremonial progress of persons, either from the sacristy to the choir, or from the choir around the church, within or without.
  2. (n.) The act of proceeding, moving on, advancing, or issuing; regular, orderly, or ceremonious progress; continuous course.
  3. (n.) An old term for litanies which were said in procession and not kneeling.
  4. (v. i.) To march in procession.
  5. (n.) That which is moving onward in an orderly, stately, or solemn manner; a train of persons advancing in order; a ceremonious train; a retinue; as, a procession of mourners; the Lord Mayors procession.
  6. (v. t.) To ascertain, mark, and establish the boundary lines of, as lands.
  7. (v. i.) To honor with a procession.