serial processing


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serial processing

[′sir·ē·əl ′prä‚ses·iŋ]
(computer science)
Processing items in a collection of data in the order that they appear in a storage device, in contrast to sequential processing.
(psychology)
The processing of several pieces of information one at a time, in succession.

serial processing

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For a serial processing system, if the stable processing rates of different machines [M.
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