COW stands for? A. Copy over write B. Convert over write C. Count

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COW stands for?

A. Copy over write

B. Convert over write

C. Count over write

D. Copy over write

This question was posed to me in my homework.

My enquiry is from Virtual Memory in portion Operating Systems of Computer Fundamentals

The correct choice is D. Copy over write

The best I can explain: COW stands for Copy over write. COW allows both parent and child processes to share the same pages initially.