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parallel processing


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The simultaneous processing of different tasks by two or more microprocessors, as by a single computer with more than one central processing unit or by multiple computers connected together in a network.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. simultaneous processing by two or more processing units


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