- Word processing
Word processing is the creation of documents using a
word processor. It can also refer to advanced shorthand techniques, sometimes used in specialized contexts with a specially modified typewriter.
* [http://ourworld.compuserve.com/homepages/timg/ Word Processing Style Guide]
* [http://www.business-software-books.us/word_processing.php Business-Software-Books.us] - A collection of word processor application books available for free download.
* [http://www.tomandmaria.com/tom/Writing/Annals2006WP.pdf "Remembering the Office of the Future: Word Processing and Office Automation before the Personal Computer"] - A comprehensive history of early word processing concepts, hardware, software, and use. By Thomas Haigh, IEEE Annals of the History of Computing 28:4 (October-December 2006):6-31.
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word processing — ➔ processing * * * word processing UK US noun [U] (ABBREVIATION WP) IT ► the process of creating and organizing electronic text using a computer: »Children learn basic word processing skills in class. »word processing package/program/software … Financial and business terms
word processing — /wə:d proʊsesiŋ/, it. /wɔrd prɔsɛs:ing/ (o anche, erroneam., /... pro sɛs:ing/) locuz. ingl. [comp. di word parola e processing elaborazione ], usata in ital. come s.m. (inform.) [insieme dei modi e delle tecniche che fanno uso di strumenti… … Enciclopedia Italiana
word processing — /wordˈprosesin(g), ingl. ˈwYːdˌprəusɛsɪŋ/ [loc. ingl., comp. di word «parola» e processing «trattamento»] loc. sost. m. inv. (elab.) videoscrittura … Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione
word processing — word ,processing noun uncount the work or skill of producing written documents on a computer or word processor … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
word processing — n. the production of documents with a word processor … English World dictionary
Word Processing — [engl.], Textverarbeitung … Universal-Lexikon
word processing — writing, editing, and production of documents, as letters, reports, and books, through the use of a computer program or a complete computer system designed to facilitate rapid and efficient manipulation of text. Abbr.: WP Also, word processing.… … Universalium
word processing — noun rapid and efficient processing (storage and printing) of linguistic data for composition and editing • Topics: ↑printing, ↑printing process • Hypernyms: ↑data processing * * * noun [noncount] : the production of printed pages of writing… … Useful english dictionary
word processing — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ basic, simple WORD PROCESSING + NOUN ▪ application, package, product, program, software, system … Collocations dictionary
word processing — also word processing N UNCOUNT: oft N n Word processing is the work or skill of producing printed documents using a computer … English dictionary