stream
  • noun a narrow and shallow river
  • A flow of data from a source to a destination, such as that between nodes in a network, or from a disk to RAM.
  • A stream (1) which occurs in an uninterrupted manner over a communications channel. Also called data stream.
  • The data being transmitted during streaming.
  • A steady flow. Also, to produce a steady flow, or to flow in a steady manner.

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