## Operation vs Arithmetic - What's the difference?
operation | arithmetic |
## In context|mathematics|lang=en terms the difference between operation and arithmeticis thatoperation is (mathematics) a procedure for generating a value from one or more other values (the operands; the value for any particular operands is unique) while arithmetic is (mathematics) of, relating to, or using arithmetic; arithmetical.## As nouns the difference between is that |

## operation## English(wikipedia operation)
## Noun(en noun)
*It is dangerous to look at the beam of a laser while it is in***operation**.
*The pain and sickness caused by manna are the effects of its***operation**on the stomach.
*Speculative painting, without the assistance of manual***operation**, can never attain to perfection.
*The police ran an***operation**to get vagrants off the streets.
*The ''Katrina'' relief***operation**was considered botched.
*We run our***operation**from a storefront.
*They run a multinational produce-supply***operation**.
*She had an***operation**to remove her appendix.
) *The bards had great***operation**on the vulgar.
## Synonyms* (mathematics)
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## Derived terms* * *## External links* *## Anagrams* ---- |
## arithmetic## English(wikipedia arithmetic)
## Noun(en-noun)
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## Derived terms(terms derived from the noun "arithmetic")
* affine arithmetic
* arithmetician
* binary arithmetic
* Boolean arithmetic
* clock arithmetic
* congruence arithmetic
* decimal arithmetic
* floating-point arithmetic
* fuzzy arithmetic
* interval arithmetic
* location arithmetic
* modular arithmetic
* Peano arithmetic
* Presburger arithmetic
* saturation arithmetic
* significance arithmetic
## Adjective(-)
*arithmetic**geometry*
*arithmetic**progression*
## Coordinate terms* (computed solely using addition) geometric
## Derived terms(terms derived from the adjective "arithmetic")
* arithmetic mean
* arithmetic progression
* arithmetic series
## See also* English heteronyms |