Dictionary definition for: Process
3. (v) subject to a process or treatment, with the aim of readying for some purpose, improving, or remedying a condition; "process cheese" "process hair" "treat the water so it can be drunk" "treat the lawn with chemicals" ; "treat an oil spill"
6. (v) perform mathematical and logical operations on (data) according to programmed instructions in order to obtain the required information; "The results of the elections were still being processed when he gave his acceptance speech"
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