follow Dictionary.com

Know these essential literary terms?

word processing

noun
1.
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.
Abbreviation: WP.
Also, word-processing.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for wordprocessing

word processing

noun
1.
the composition of documents using a computer system to input, edit, store, and print them
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for word processing

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for wordprocessing

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends