What is Operatively?

Operatively definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
a person engaged, employed, or skilled in some branch of work, especially productive or industrial work; worker.
a detective.

a secret agent; spy.

operating, or exerting force, power, or influence.
having force; being in effect or operation: laws operative in this city.
effective or efficacious.
engaged in, concerned with, or pertaining to work or productive activity.

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Medicine/Medical. concerned with, involving, or pertaining to surgical operations.


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