Of physical entity.   May also be referred to as physical process.

A sustained phenomenon or one marked by gradual changes through a series of states; "events now in process"; "the process of calcification begins later for boys than for girls".

This concept's ID is @1~142


  • execution 2 facts

    (computer science) the process of carrying out an instruction by a computer.

  • iteration 0 facts

    (computer science) executing the same set of instructions a given number of times or until...

  • loop 0 facts

    (computer science) a single execution of a set of instructions that are to be repeated; "the...

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  • organic process 83 facts

    A process occurring in living organisms.

  • action 66 facts

    A process existing in or produced by nature (rather than by the intent of human beings);...

  • increase 11 facts

    A process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important; "the increase...

  • photography 10 facts

    The process of producing images of objects on photosensitive surfaces.

  • economic process 9 facts

    Any process affecting the production and development and management of material...

  • industrial process 7 facts

    A systematic series of mechanical or chemical operations that produce or manufacture...

  • phenomenon 7 facts

    Any state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning.

  • decrease 6 facts

    A process of becoming smaller or shorter.

  • processing 5 facts

    Preparing or putting through a prescribed procedure; "the processing of newly arrived...

  • human process 5 facts

    A process in which human beings are involved.

  • development 4 facts

    A process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more...

  • devolution 3 facts

    The process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality...

  • variation 1 facts

    The process of varying or being varied.

  • chelation 0 facts

    (medicine) the process of removing a heavy metal from the bloodstream by means of a chelate...

  • reversible process 0 facts

    Any process in which a system can be made to pass through the same states in...

  • performance 0 facts

    Process or manner of functioning or operating; "the power of its engine determines its...

  • encapsulation 0 facts

    The process of enclosing (as in a capsule).

  • sensitization 0 facts

    (psychology) the process of becoming highly sensitive to specific events or situations...

  • irreversible process 0 facts

    Any process that is not reversible.

  • shaping 0 facts

    Any process serving to define the shape of something.

  • dealignment 0 facts

    A process whereby voters are moved toward nonpartisanship thus weakening the structure...