Definition of Operatives

1. Noun. (plural of operative) ¹



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Definition of Operatives

1. operative [n] - See also: operative

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Operatives

operationalizing
operationally
operationism
operationisms
operationist
operationists
operations
operations research
operative
operative dentistry
operative field
operative myxoedema
operatively
operativeness
operativenesses
operatives (current term)
operator
operator gene
operator region
operatorial
operatories
operatorless
operators
operatorship
operatorships
operatory
operatour
operatours
opercele
operceles

Literary usage of Operatives

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1864)
"The greater amount of loss sustained the more damaging to the constitutions of the operatives employed. The higher the rooms of a mill and .the better their ..."

2. Immigration and Labor: The Economic Aspects of European Immigration to the by Isaac Aaronovich Hourwich (1922)
"The races of Southern and Eastern Europe in 1909 supplied 34 per cent of the total number of operatives in the Lowell cotton mills. ..."

3. A Documentary History of American Industrial Society by American Bureau of Industrial Research, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Eugene Allen Gilmore, John Rogers Commons, Helen Laura Sumner (1910)
"There are symptoms of rebellion among the operatives in all quarters. At Lowell, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, Chicopee, and elsewhere,outbreaks follow each ..."

4. British Industries: A Series of General Reviews for Business Men and Students by William James Ashley (1907)
"Then the leaders of the operatives on the Wages Board are also the head men of the operatives' association, and they will not find money to support a ..."

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