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da·ta pro·cess·ing

(dā'tă prō'ses-ing),
Conversion of crude information into usable or storable form; statistical analysis of data by a computer program.
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The large real estate office usually has very extensive data-processing requirements which can drive a PC network beyond its limitations.
Doris Krain, vice president for marketing, says Systematics usually assimilates most of the data-processing employees of a bank when hired to perform its data processing.
Besides providing for the staff additions, the expense increase represents salary administration actions and increased equipment and data-processing costs associated with automation initiatives.