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streaming

[stree-ming] /ˈstri mɪŋ/
noun
1.
an act or instance of flowing.
2.
Also called protoplasmic streaming. Biology. rapid flowing of cytoplasm within a cell; cyclosis.
3.
Digital Technology. a technology for transferring data so that it can be received and processed in a steady stream:
live streaming video.
Origin
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English streming. See stream, -ing1
Related forms
streamingly, adverb
unstreaming, adjective
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protoplasmic streaming in Medicine

streaming stream·ing (strē'mĭng)
n.
Streaming movement.

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protoplasmic streaming in Science
streaming
  (strē'mĭng)   
Relating to information that is transmitted in real time over the Internet, instead of being sent first as a file and then opened after it has been downloaded.
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