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pag·ing

 (pā′jĭng)
n.
The transfer of pages of data between a computer's main memory and an auxiliary memory.
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paging

(ˈpeɪdʒɪŋ)
n
(Computer Science) the transfer of pages of data between the main memory of a computer and its auxiliary memory
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.paging - calling out the name of a person (especially by a loudspeaker system)paging - calling out the name of a person (especially by a loudspeaker system); "the public address system in the hospital was used for paging"
utterance, vocalization - the use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
2.paging - the system of numbering pagespaging - the system of numbering pages  
page - one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains
number - a concept of quantity involving zero and units; "every number has a unique position in the sequence"
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Translations

paging

[ˈpeɪdʒɪŋ]
A. N (Comput) → paginación f
B. CPD paging device Nlocalizador m, busca m
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References in periodicals archive ?
* Although the school calendar is easily accessible from the opening screen, there is no convenient way to access specific months without paging through preceding months, and there is no link to return to the main menu.
New: We can now add cost-effective, on-site pocket paging to your emergency, fire, or security systems.
The prominent site map also makes it convenient to overview site contents and jump to selections without paging through menus, and the integrated search tool allows users to find content by keyword.--OED