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light-weight process

(operating system, parallel)light-weight process - (LWP) A single-threaded sub-process which, unlike a thread, has its own process identifier and may also differ in its inheritance and controlling features.

Several operating systems, e.g. SunOS 5.x, provide system calls for creating and controlling LWPs.
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Light-headed
light-headedly
Light-hearted
light-heartedly
Light-heeled
Light-horseman
Light-legged
Light-minded
light-mindedness
Light-o'-love
light-of-love
light-sensitive
light-skinned
Light-struck
light-tight
light-weight
-- light-weight process --
Light-winged
Light-year
Lightable
lightbulb
Lighte
lighted
Lighten
lighten up
lightening
Lighter
Lighter screw
lighter-than-air
lighter-than-air craft
Lighterage
Lighterman
Lighters
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