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process

a flow of activities; a sequence of tasks.
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What therefore "introduction" is among the higher classes in Spaceland, that the process of "feeling" is with us.
Let not my Reader however suppose that "feeling" is with us the tedious process that it would be with you, or that we find it necessary to feel right round all the sides of every individual before we determine the class to which he belongs.
But man is a frivolous and incongruous creature, and perhaps, like a chess player, loves the process of the game, not the end of it.
In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the right to a speedy and public trial, by an impartial jury of the State and district wherein the crime shall have been committed, which district shall have been previously ascertained by law, and to be informed of the nature and cause of the accusation; to be confronted with the witnesses against him; to have compulsory process for obtaining witnesses in his favor, and to have the assistance of counsel for his defense.
In the third place, even in the clearest cases of acquired habit, such as speaking, some instinct is required to set in motion the process of learning.
The process of learning, which consists in the acquisition of habits, has been much studied in various animals.* For example: you put a hungry animal, say a cat, in a cage which has a door that can be opened by lifting a latch; outside the cage you put food.
They may have progressed intellectually in process of time.
&c., by this very same process, only carried on more methodically, did greatly modify, even during their own lifetimes, the forms and qualities of their cattle.
This oil is obtained in great abundance by the following very simple process:
As it was, the place was a zoo, and free at that; for, in addition to the animals he owned and trained and bought and sold, a large portion of the business was devoted to boarding trained animals and troupes of animals for owners who were out of engagements, or for estates of such owners which were in process of settlement.
"The commencement of the tuberculous process we are not, as you are aware, able to define; till there are cavities, there is nothing definite.
We enter into the minds of the actors in that long-ago world-drama, and for the time being their mental processes are our mental processes.