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process

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈprəʊses/ US  /ˈprɑːses/
CHEMICALS to add chemicals to a substance, especially food, in order to change it or make it last longer: processed food Industry and industrial processes
INFORMATION B2 to deal with information or documents in an official way: Visa applications take 28 days to process.Official documentsComputer conceptsDealing with things or peopleActing and actsCoping and not copingTolerating and enduring
COMPUTER When a computer processes data (= information), it does things to it so that it can be used and understoodComputer concepts
processing noun [U] data processing
(Definition of process verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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