Definitions for background processing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. background processing, backgrounding(noun)

    the execution of low priority programs while higher priority programs are not using the processing system

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  1. background processing(Noun)

    The execution of a subsidiary operation by a computer while the user works with another application.

  2. Origin: background + processing

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