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    Lee

    A thread pool is a group of pre-instantiated, idle threads which stand ready to be given work. These are preferred over instantiating new threads for each task when there is a large number of short tasks to be done rather than a small number of long ones. This prevents having to incur the overhead of creating a thread a large number of times.

    More information about concurrency and thread pools and their uses within Diffusion can be found at the following links.

    Concurrency (Knowledge Center)

    Thread pools (Diffusion Documentation)

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