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Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A phenomenon that may arise in paging or other forms of virtual-memory system. If the page-turning rate for a paging system becomes high, usually because the amount of real memory available...

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thrashing

Overview page. Subjects: Computing.

A phenomenon that may arise in paging or other forms of virtual-memory system. If the page-turning rate for a paging system becomes high, usually because the amount of real memory available...

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thrashing

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi.

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 241 words.

A phenomenon that may arise in *paging or other forms of *virtual memory system. If the page-turning rate

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thrashing

John Daintith and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of Computing

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Computing. 240 words.

A phenomenon that may arise in *paging or other forms of *virtual-memory system. If the page-turning rate for

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thrashing

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 85 words.

• waxing • passing, surpassing • Lancing, Lansing • blessing, distressing, dressing, Lessing, pressing, unprepossessing • hairdressing

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thrashing

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 85 words.

• waxing • passing, surpassing • Lancing, Lansing • blessing, distressing, dressing, Lessing, pressing, unprepossessing • hairdressing

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Moving and thrashing around during sleep

Himender Makker, Matthew Walker, Hugh Selsick, Bhik Kotecha and Ama Johal.

in Oxford Case Histories in Sleep Medicine

March 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology. 1101 words.

A 32-year-old man presented with restless and broken sleep since around the age of 16 years. His mother mentioned that he has always been active in his sleep, moving about and thrashing...

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Individualising activation services: thrashing out an ambiguous concept

Ben Valkenburg.

in Making it personal

February 2007; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative and Historical Sociology. 7990 words.

This chapter examines the concept of individualisation in detail. It distinguishes five ‘individualisation discourses’ and studies the consequences that each of them has for the definition...

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Medium-Term Scheduler as a Solution for the Thrashing Effect†

Moses Reuven and Yair Wiseman.

in The Computer Journal

P ublished online February 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Computer Science. 7208 words.

We suggest a method for minimizing the paging on a system with a very heavy memory usage. Sometimes there are processes with active memory allocations that should be in the physical memory,...

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fleet of blows <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 19 words.

a painful thrashing.

1996 Allsopp Dict. Carib. Eng. Usage.

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bambooing <i>n.</i>

Jonathon Green.

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

January 2010; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 16 words.

a thrashing, a whipping.

1864, 1867, 1870 Hotten Sl. Dict.

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