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batch processing

Etymology: ME, baten, to bake
a processing mode used with computers in which accumulated similar programs and input data are processed simultaneously.

batch processing

Chemistry
The analysis of clinical specimens in a grouped “run”, which contrasts with the more labour-intensive testing of individual specimens.
 
Microbiology
The induction of bacterial growth in a closed-system bioreactor with a specific amount of nutrients; once nutrients are consumed, the system is drained of product and bacteria and a new “batch” of bacteria and nutrients are placed in the system.

batch processing,

n 1. data processing in which a number of similar input data items are grouped together and processed during a single machine run with the same program.
2. the processing of a group of instruments through sterilization or disinfection.
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The use of a co-rotating twin screw extruder in the continuous process for production of rubber compounds appears to be a valid alternative to the traditional batch system.
Thermosyphon systems have three distinct advantages over batch systems.
of Inoex, says that accuracies are generally slightly higher on batch systems, which weigh in small batches and use a tighter class of load cell.
It also eliminates the need for consumers to wait for overnight batch system updating to reflect increases or decreases to their available credit.
Rather than trying to force-fit applications into rigid batch control systems, producers can now customize a modern batch system to their applications needs, said Dan UpDyke, product manager, Rockwell Automation.
Out of the box, DataDirect Connect for ODBC cut batch system run times by 50 percent.
Contract notice: Lease by the batch system of motorcycles destined for the body of the local police of the City of gijn, with quality criteria in employment (lot 1 and 2) and environmental sustainability (lot 2).
FME Suite consists of three major components: a graphical authoring environment (FME Workbench), a data inspection tool (FME Viewer), and a translation engine (FME Universal Translator) that can be run from within Workbench or as part of a batch system.
Real-time payments post to the biller within seconds of being entered at the retail location, while billers utilizing the batch system receive transactions at intervals throughout the day.
Recruitment by the batch system, services for the preparation and distribution of correspondence of GijEn and its autonomous bodies.
Applied Materials' single-wafer thermal systems can also perform these key process steps in a matter of minutes, rather than hours required by a batch system, improving factory productivity.