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process

2 verb
     
process2 [transitive]
1DFN to make food, materials, or goods ready to be used or sold, for example by preserving or improving them in some way:
Goats' cheese may be processed in many ways.
Two million workers are employed processing goods for electronic firms.
2 to deal with an official document, request etc in the usual way
process an application/claim/transaction etc
All university applications are processed through this system.
3TDTD to deal with information using a computer:
The new network will enable data to be processed more speedily.
4TCP to print a picture from a photographic film

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