Hashing
Hash \Hash\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hashed} (h[a^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hashing}.] [From {Hash}, n.: cf. F. hacher to hash.] To chop into small pieces; to mince and mix; as, to hash meat. --Hudibras.

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  • hashing — /hash ing/, n. 1. Radio. interference of signals between two stations on the same or adjacent frequencies. 2. Computers. a technique for locating data in a file by applying a transformation, usually arithmetic, to a key. [HASH1 + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • hashing — ● ►en n. m. ►ALGO Structure de données dont le nom peut adroitement être francisé en hachage …   Dictionnaire d'informatique francophone

  • hashing — hæʃ n. dish of chopped meat and other vegetables; mess, muddle; hashish, pot, marijuana (Slang); recycling or reworking of old material (often regarding written or spoken words); pound sign (British) v. chop into little pieces; make a mess of …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hashing —    The process of creating or recreating a hash table by recalculating the search index code assigned to each piece of data in the table.    See also hash function; hash table …   Dictionary of networking

  • hashing — /hash ing/, n. 1. Radio. interference of signals between two stations on the same or adjacent frequencies. 2. Computers. a technique for locating data in a file by applying a transformation, usually arithmetic, to a key. [HASH1 + ING1] * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

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