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distributed computing

  a computer system in which tasks are divided among several computers
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Client/server systems are a type of distributed computer system; though when people say "distributed computing" rather than "client/server", they are generally referring to tasks traditionally on the server being distributed across computers.
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Associated words [difficulty]:   distributed computing
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