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

  Actors
  
      A model for concurrency by Carl Hewitt.  Actors
     are autonomous and concurrent objects which execute
     asynchronously.  The Actor model provides flexible
     mechanisms for building parallel and distributed software
     systems.
  
     http://osl.cs.uiuc.edu/)">(http://osl.cs.uiuc.edu/).
  
     ["Laws for Communicating Parallel Processes", C. Hewitt et al,
     IFIP 77, pp. 987-992, N-H 1977].
  
     ["ACTORS: A Model of Concurrent Computation in Distributed
     Systems", Gul A. Agha , Cambridge Press, MA,
     1986].
  
     (1999-11-23)
  

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