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Meaning of TIME-SHARING

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  (computer science) the use of a central computer by many users simultaneously
 

TIME-SHARING is a 12 letter word that starts with T.

 

 See Also: sharing

 

 

Computing Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

(Or "timesharing") An operating system feature allowing several users to run several tasks concurrently on one processor, or in parallel on many processors, usually providing each user with his own terminal for input and output. time-sharing is multitasking for multiple users.

 

 

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