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English definition of “streaming”

streaming

noun [U] uk   /ˈstriː.mɪŋ/ us  

streaming noun [U] (INTERNET)

the activity of listening to or watching sound or video directly from the internetInternet terminology and abbreviations

streaming noun [U] (STUDENTS)

UK (US tracking) the act of putting school students with similar abilities in a group and teaching them together: Some people object to streaming because it gives an unfair advantage to intelligent children.Classifying and creating order
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