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(noun) '''Input''' is the [[data]] that a [[computer system]] receives from a [[user]] or another [[computer]].
 
(noun) '''Input''' is the [[data]] that a [[computer system]] receives from a [[user]] or another [[computer]].
   
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Revision as of 08:11, 11 March 2011

Definition

(noun) Input is the data that a computer system receives from a user or another computer.

(verb) Input is “the entering of data into storage.”[1]

References

  1. Telex Corp. v. IBM Corp., 367 F. Supp. 258, 274 (N.D. Okla. 1973)(full-text), aff’d in part, rev’d in part, 510 F.2d 894 (10th Cir.)(full-text), cert. dism., 423 U.S. 802 (1975).

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