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Meaning of INPUT

Pronunciation:  'in`pût

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
  2. [n]  signal going into an electronic system
  3. [v]  enter (data or a program) into a computer

INPUT is a 5 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: input signal, stimulant, stimulation, stimulus
 See Also: conditioned stimulus, cue, discriminative stimulus, elicitation, enter, evocation, induction, infix, information, insert, introduce, kick, negative stimulation, negative stimulus, positive stimulus, reinforcement, reinforcer, reinforcing stimulus, sign, signal, signaling, turnoff, turn-on



Computing Dictionary
  1. alpha

  2. data transferred from the outside world into a computer system via some kind of input device.

    Opposite: output.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: access, admission, entrance, entree, entry, import, importation, importing, income, incoming, infiltration, ingoing, ingress, ingression, insertion, insinuation, intake, interpenetration, introduction, introgression, intrusion, leakage, penetration, percolation, reception, seepage