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addaword.gifdefinition of virtualization

noun
the creation of a virtual version of a device or resource (e.g. server, network) where the resource is then divided into more execution environments
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Submitted from United Kingdom on 02/04/2013 10:01:00
Definition of virtualization from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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