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parallel processing

noun [U]
 
 
IT
a computer process in which two or more pieces of work happen at the same time: Parallel processing requires special software that recognizes how to divide the problem and then bring the results back.
→  Compare cloud computing , grid computing
Translations of “parallel processing”
in Chinese (Traditional) (電腦)平行處理(技術)…
in Chinese (Simplified) (计算机)并行处理(技术)…
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