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multiprocessing

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noun mul·ti·pro·cess·ing \-ˈprä-ˌse-siŋ, -ˈprō-, -sə-siŋ\

Definition of multiprocessing

  1. :  the processing of several computer programs at the same time especially by a computer system with two or more processors sharing a single memory

multiprocessor

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1961

First Known Use of multiprocessing

1961


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