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streaming definition

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This page has 8 definitions of streaming in English, French, and Spanish, Castilian. Streaming is an adjective, verb and noun. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

English streaming definition

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Middle English stremyng, stremynge, stremande, equivalent to stream +‎ -ing.

Adjective

streaming (comparative more streaming, superlative most streaming)

  1. Flowing or moving in continuous succession, like fluid in a stream.
    Synonyms: fluent, onrushing; see also Thesaurus:flowing

Verb

streaming

  1. present participle of stream

Etymology 2

From Middle English stremynge, equivalent to stream +‎ -ing.

Noun

streaming (usually uncountable, plural streamings)

  1. Movement as a stream.
  2. (computing) The transmission of digital audio or video, or the reception or playback of such data without first storing it.
  3. (Britain, education) Division of classes into academic streams.
    Synonym: tracking
    • 2013 July 19, Peter Wilby, “Finland spreads word on schools”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 6, page 30:
      Imagine a country where children do nothing but play until they start compulsory schooling at age seven. Then, without exception, they attend comprehensives until the age of 16. Charging school fees is illegal, and so is sorting pupils into ability groups by streaming or setting.
  4. The working of alluvial deposits to get ore.
Derived terms
  • streaming data
  • streaming encoder
  • streaming media
  • streaming movement
  • streaming radio
  • streaming server
  • streaming tape
  • streaming video
  • streaming XML
 
Related terms
Descendants
  • French: streaming
  • German: Streaming
  • Japanese: ストリーミング (sutorīmingu)
  • Korean: ストリーミング
  • Portuguese: streaming
  • Spanish: streaming
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French streaming definition

Etymology

From English streaming.

Pronunciation

Noun

streaming m (plural streamings)

  1. streaming

Spanish streaming definition

Etymology

From English streaming.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /esˈtɾimin/, [esˈt̪ɾi.mĩn]

Noun

streaming m (plural streamings)

  1. streaming