Definition of Serial processing

1. Noun. Sequential processing by two or more processing units.

Generic synonyms: Data Processing



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Serial Processing

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serial printer
serial processing (current term)
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Literary usage of Serial processing

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Schizophrenia, 1993: A Special Report edited by David Shore, Samuel J. Keith (1996)
"This model stresses the distinction between controlled "serial" processing and automatic "parallel" processing in understanding information-processing and ..."

2. First Text Retrieval Conference (Trec-1): Proceedings by D. K. Harman (1995)
"25 We were 23 Indexing process could not be done in parallel because NIST system requires serial processing. Moreover, as indexing progressed, ..."

3. First Text Retrieval Conference (Trec-1): Proceedings by D. K. Harman (1995)
"... the base search engine may also be to blame.25 We were 3 Indexing process could not be done in parallel because NIST system requires serial processing. ..."

4. Defend Your Data!: Guide to Data Recovery by David J. Stang (1991)
"Since this signals the end of a standard text file, "random" file access must be used, even for serial processing. In BASIC, random files may have no more ..."

5. Social Security Programs in the U. S. by DIANE Publishing Company (1996)
"... suggest that in performing that form-recognition task, humans resemble ultrafast computers that use parallel processing rather than serial processing. ..."

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