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dispatching

[dis′pach·iŋ]
(computer science)
The control of priorities in a queue of requests in a multiprogramming or multitasking environment.
(industrial engineering)
The selecting and sequencing of tasks to be performed at individual work stations and the assigning of these tasks to the personnel.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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