multiprogramming

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

multi- +‎ programming

Noun[edit]

multiprogramming (uncountable)

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  1. The allocation of computing resources to more than one concurrent application, job, or user.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Multiprogramming should be differentiated from multitasking. See notes at Multiprogramming on Wikipedia.