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 for Streaming
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stream \Stream\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Streamed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Streaming.]
     1. To issue or flow in a stream; to flow freely or in a
        current, as a fluid or whatever is likened to fluids; as,
        tears streamed from her eyes.
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              Beneath those banks where rivers stream. --Milton.
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     2. To pour out, or emit, a stream or streams.
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              A thousand suns will stream on thee.  --Tennyson.
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     3. To issue in a stream of light; to radiate.
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     4. To extend; to stretch out with a wavy motion; to float in
        the wind; as, a flag streams in the wind.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Streaming \Stream"ing\, a.
     Sending forth streams.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Streaming \Stream"ing\, n.
     1. The act or operation of that which streams; the act of
        that which sends forth, or which runs in, streams.
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     2. (Mining) The reduction of stream tin; also, the search for
        stream tin.
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     3. (Biol.) the rapid flow of cytoplasm within a cell; --
        called also protoplasmic streaming.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  streaming
      adj 1: exuding a bodily fluid in profuse amounts; "his streaming
             face"; "her streaming eyes"
      2: (computer science) using or relating to a form of continuous
         tape transport; used mainly to provide backup storage of
         unedited data; "streaming audio"; "streaming video recording"
      n 1: the circulation of cytoplasm within a cell [syn:
           cyclosis, streaming]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  123 Moby Thesaurus words for "streaming":
     affluent, aglow, ascending, axial, back, back-flowing, backward,
     bagging, baggy, beaming, beamy, blinding, blushing,
     bright and sunny, burning, candescent, cat-and-doggish, confluent,
     coursing, dangling, decurrent, defluent, descending, diffluent,
     down-trending, downward, drifting, drippy, driving, drizzling,
     drizzly, drooping, drumming, easy, flapping, flowing, fluent,
     flushing, fluxional, fluxive, flying, gleaming, gleamy, glinting,
     glowing, going, gulfy, gushing, gyrational, gyratory, hanging,
     illuminant, incandescent, irradiative, lamping, lax, light as day,
     loose, luciferous, lucific, luciform, luminant, luminative,
     luminiferous, luminificent, luminous, lustrous, mazy, meandering,
     misty, misty-moisty, mizzly, mounting, orient, passing, pelting,
     plunging, pluvial, pluviose, pluvious, pouring, profluent,
     progressive, racing, radiant, rainy, reflowing, refluent,
     regressive, relaxed, retrogressive, rickety, rising, rotary,
     rotational, rotatory, running, rushing, rutilant, rutilous,
     serpentine, shaky, shining, shiny, showery, sideward, sinking,
     slack, sloppy, sluggish, soaring, starbright, starlike, starry,
     suffused, sunny, sunshiny, surging, surgy, tidal, up-trending,
     upward, vortical
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  streaming
  
      Playing sound or video in real time as
     it is downloaded over the Internet as opposed to storing it
     in a local file first.  A plug-in to a web browser such as
     Netscape Navigator decompresses and plays the data as it is
     transferred to your computer over the web.
     Streaming audio or video avoids the delay entailed in
     downloading an entire file and then playing it with a helper
     application.  Streaming requires a fast connection and a
     computer powerful enough to execute the decompression
     algorithm in real time.
  
     (1996-11-06)
  

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