# Process

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A process is a series or set of activities that interact to produce a result; it may occur once-only or be recurrent or periodic.

Things called a process include:

## Law

• Due process, the concept that governments must respect the rule of law
• Legal process, the proceedings and records of a legal case
• Service of process, the procedure of giving official notice of a legal proceeding

## Science and technology

• The general concept of the scientific process, see scientific method
• Process theory, the scientific study of processes
• Consists of the purposeful sequencing of tasks that combine resources to produce a desired output

### Chemistry

• Chemical process, a method or means of changing one or more chemicals or chemical compounds
• Unit process, a step in manufacturing in which chemical reaction takes place