speedup

noun speed·up \ ˈspēd-ˌəp \

Definition of speedup

2 : an employer's demand for accelerated output without increased pay

Examples of speedup in a Sentence

  1. I'd like to see some speedup in the selection process.

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First Known Use of speedup

1921


SPEEDUP Defined for English Language Learners

speedup

noun

Definition of speedup for English Language Learners

  • : an increase in the speed or rate of something



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