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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Here, in the valley, the world seems to be constructed upon a smaller and more delicate scale; the fields are mere paddocks, so reduced that from this height their hedgerows appear a network of dark green threads overspreading the paler green of the grass.
Crystal machine quilted various vegetable shapes with green thread.
The lime green thread was intense, so I tried the blue thread to calm things down (sample 3).
10) As the only expert in rhetoric and composition in the composition program, I often feel alone in inventing the program; participating in the Green Thread workshop gave me an opportunity to invent with others who also feel a responsibility to live in place well and have seen the benefits of doing so for individuals and communities.
There was also a man who walked wearing green thread ropes, sending the green message loud and clear.
One such tea option is a centuries old green thread tea grown on Navajo land.
Dhola jai tur chalou Rang lani han sawa Meri aihl jawani Jewai bhakda hi awa Oh my beloved, you are going away and I am embroidering with a green thread.
Louise, 21, impressed judges with her concept for an organic range of jeans called Green Thread, taking the store's Brand Development Award.
Any green thread their policies may have had in opposition will be buried under the tarmac of the M74 extension.
Mr Kennedy said the Lib Dems are committed to the environment with a green thread running through all their policies.