updation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From update +‎ -ion, imitating process nouns ending in -ation.

Noun[edit]

updation (countable and uncountable, plural updations)

  1. (India, nonstandard) The act or process of updating something.
    • 1998, C. Xavier, S. S. Iyengar, Introduction to Parallel Algorithms, p209
      The above updation can be done through each vertex k.
    • 2001, C. Siva Ram Murthy and G. Manimaran, Resource Management in Real-Time Systems and Networks, p437
      It then sends a message to the table updation object to create a new entry in the track table using the relevant information extracted from the flight plan table.
    • 2005, Sanjit Chatterjee, Palash Sarkar, and Rana Barua, Efficient Computation of Tate Pairing in Projective Coordinate over General Characteristic Fields, in Choonsik Park, Seongtaek Chee (eds.), Information Security and Cryptology - ICISC 2004, p175
      The cost of updation in Line 7 is three Fp multiplications.

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