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critical region

Edited by Andrew Butterfield and Gerard Ekembe Ngondi

in A Dictionary of Computer Science

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780199688975
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191768125
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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