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critical region

John Daintith and Edmund Wright

in A Dictionary of Computing

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199234004
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191726576
critical region

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A section of code that may only be executed by one *process at any one time. See also critical

Reference Entry.  26 words. 

Subjects: Computing

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