continuous processing

noun

the systems in a plant or factory for the manufacturing of products, treating of materials, etc, that have been designed to run continuously and are often computer-controlledCompare batch processing

Nearby words

  1. continuous murmur,
  2. continuous passive motion,
  3. continuous positive airway pressure,
  4. continuous positive pressure breathing,
  5. continuous positive pressure ventilation,
  6. continuous spectrum,
  7. continuous stationery,
  8. continuous suture,
  9. continuous variation,
  10. continuous wave

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