1. word processing rapid and efficient processing (storage and printing) of linguistic data for composition and editing
  2. ore processing crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
  3. word processor an application that provides the user with tools needed to write and edit and format text and to send it to a printer
  4. data processing (computer science) a series of operations on data by a computer in order to retrieve or transform or classify information
  5. multiprocessing simultaneous processing by two or more processing units
  6. list processing processing data that is given in the form of chained lists
  7. serial processing sequential processing by two or more processing units
  8. priority processing data processing in which the operations performed are determined by a system of priorities
  9. ore dressing crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
  10. foreground processing the execution of a program that preempts the use of the processing system
  11. processing preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure
  12. teleprocessing data processing in which some of the functions are performed in different places and connected by transmission facilities
  13. batch processing the serial execution of computer programs
  14. word processing system an application that provides the user with tools needed to write and edit and format text and to send it to a printer
  15. mineral processing crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
  16. parallel processing simultaneous processing by two or more processing units
  17. depressing causing sad feelings of gloom and inadequacy
  18. food processor a kitchen appliance with interchangeable blades
  19. repressing restrictive of action
  20. prepossessing creating a favorable impression