multiprocessing definition

  • noun:
    • A method of computing by which various areas of a task are distributed between several similar central handling devices, permitting the computer to complete businesses faster also to handle larger, more complex processes.
    • calculation making use of another than one processor.
    • multiple handling by a couple of processing products

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