Definitions for Processing
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Processing
preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure
"the processing of newly arrived immigrants"; "the processing of ore to obtain minerals"
The action of the verb to process.
The act of taking something through a set of prescribed procedures.
Processing is an open source programming language and integrated development environment built for the electronic arts, new media art, and visual design communities with the purpose of teaching the fundamentals of computer programming in a visual context, and to serve as the foundation for electronic sketchbooks. The project was initiated in 2001 by Casey Reas and Benjamin Fry, both formerly of the Aesthetics and Computation Group at the MIT Media Lab. One of the stated aims of Processing is to act as a tool to get non-programmers started with programming, through the instant gratification of visual feedback. The language builds on the Java language, but uses a simplified syntax and graphics programming model.
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
1. In photography, the operations necessary to produce negatives, diapositives, or prints from exposed films, plates, or paper. 2. (DOD only) A system of operations designed to convert raw data into useful information.
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