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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
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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. word processing package/program/software
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