Meaning of “word processing” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “word processing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"word processing" in American English

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word processingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈwɜrd ˌprɑs·es·ɪŋ, ˌproʊ·ses-/

the act of putting documents, letters, and other texts in electronic form on a computer

(Definition of “word processing” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"word processing" in Business English

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word processingnoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation WP IT

the process of creating and organizing electronic text using a computer:

Children learn basic word processing skills in class.

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