multithreading

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multithreading

(ˌmʌltɪˈθrɛdɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) a feature of a computer operating system that allows it to run several parts of a program concurrently or in quick succession
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Precise branch prediction is required to overcome this performance limitation imposed on high performance architecture and is the key to many techniques for enhancing and exploiting Instruction-Level Parallelism (ILP).
This presents an opportunity for instruction-level parallelism: if there are k stages, k blocks of data can be processed in parallel.
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