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Related to concurrency: Concurrency control
Referring to two or more tasks of a computer system which are in progress simultaneously.
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concurrencyOperations that are performed simultaneously within the computer. For example, dual-core CPUs provide overlapping of two independent processes. See parallelism, concurrent programming language, dual core, hyperthreading, multiprocessing, multitasking, multithreading, SMP and MPP.
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