Operate

Op"er*ate

, v. t. 1. To produce, as an effect; to cause.
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The same cause would operate a diminution of the value of stock.
A. Hamilton.
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2. To put into, or to continue in, operation or activity; to work; as, to operate a machine.
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Op`er*at"ic

(?),

Op`er*at"ic*al

(?), } a. Of or pertaining to the opera or to operas; characteristic of, suitable for, or resembling, the opera; as, an operatic voice.
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