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"data processing" in American English

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data processingnoun [U]

the use of ​computers to ​store, ​organize, and ​perform calculations on ​information
(Definition of data processing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"data processing" in Business English

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data processingnoun [U]

uk   us   (also electronic data processing, abbreviation EDP)
IT the use of a ​computer to ​store, ​organize, and use ​information: He ​devised a dataprocessingsystem that ​plottedkeystatistics about each ​businessarea, helping them ​findpatterns. They also have ​businessinvestments in ​dataprocessing, ​telecommunications, and ​realestatemanagement.
(Definition of data processing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “data processing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 数据处理…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數據處理…
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