1. Mise en valeur.
2. Utilisation. Exploitation d'un brevet.
3. Affaire. Exploitation minière.
4. Ferme. Exploitation agricole.
5. Abus. Exploitation des faibles.
1. An act that exploits or victimizes someone; SYN. victimization, victimisation, using.
2. The act of making some area of land or water more profitable or productive or useful; SYN. development.
Farm buildings and cultivated land as a unit.
1. The practice of cultivating the land or raising stock; SYN. agriculture, husbandry.
2. Working the land as an occupation or way of life; SYN. land.
The act of implementing (providing a practical means for accomplishing something); SYN. effectuation.
ETYM Latin operatio: cf. French opération.
1. A process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work; SYN. procedure.
2. An act or process or manner of functioning or operating:; SYN. functioning, performance.
3. The state of being in effect or being operative.
4. A therapeutic procedure with instruments to repair damage or arrest disease in a living body; SYN. surgical operation, surgical procedure, surgery.
5. A business especially one run on a large scale; they paid taxes on every stage of the operatiothey had to consolidate their operationsthe biggest police operation in French historrunning a restaurant is quite an operatioconsolidate the companies various operationsit was a joint operation of the navy and air forceit can perform millions of operations per second.