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verb [transitive] process pronunciation in American English /prəˈses/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theyprocess
he/she/itprocesses
present participleprocessing
past tenseprocessed
past participleprocessed
  1. 1
    to deal with a document officially so that something can happen

    28,000 applications for travel visas have still to be processed.

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processing

noun [uncountable]

the food processing industry

There have been some delays with the processing of planning applications.

sandwich generation

a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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