Crossword clues for input
- Signal going into an electronic system
- Any stimulating information or event
- Acts to arouse action
- Data fed to a computer
- Data for a computer
- Current supplied for a circuit
- Computer's necessity
- Computer data
- Money used for a business project
- Computer fodder
- Computer's need
- Production component
- Computer programmer's concern
- Facts fed to a computer
- Computer food
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
n. 1 The act or process of putting in; infusion. 2 That which is put in, as in an amount. 3 contribution, or share in a contribution. 4 Something fed into a process with the intention of it shaping or affecting the outputs of that process. vb. 1 (context transitive English) To put in; put on. 2 (context transitive English) To enter#Verb dat
3 (context transitive English) To accept data that is entered.
v. enter (data or a program) into a computer
Input may refer to:
- Advice (opinion), an opinion or recommendation offered as a guide to action or conduct
Input (computer science), the act of entering data into a computer or data processing system
- Information, any data entered into a computer or data processing system
- Input method
- Input device, any peripheral (piece of computer hardware equipment) used to provide data and control signals to an information processing system (such as a computer)
- Stimulus (physiology), a detectable change in the environment that influences an activity of an organism
- Power consumption, an amount of power used by a system
- International Public Television Screening Conference (INPUT), an international public television organization
- In economics, a factor of production, a resource employed to produce goods and services
In computer science, the general meaning of input is to provide or give something to the computer, in other words the state/act of a computer, component of a computer or relevant device being accepting something from the user, from a device or from a piece of software either automatically or manually is called input.
We categorize computer devices as input devices because we use these devices to send instructions to the computer, we are sending our "Input" to the computer, some common examples of computer input devices are:
We may also call some inner parts of the computer as input components to the other components, like the power-on button of a computer is an input component for the processor or the power supply, because it takes user input and sends it to other components for further processing.
In many computer languages the keyword "input" is used as a special keyword or function, such as in Visual Basic or Python, the word "input" is used to get text input from the user.
Usage examples of "input".
Kelly was busy running an acceleration recompute when the update for this particular maneuver came in, so I took over the computer and input the change.
In this system it is possible to replace the tactile, behavioural stimulus by its neurophysiological analogue, that is, by direct electrical stimulation of the sensory nerve inputs.
By the mid-1970s, it was clear that neither sensory inputs nor motor outputs had properties which corresponded to the behavioural habituation, as neither showed such decrements in electrical response.
Indeed it is even possible to produce a form of associative learning in which behavioural and neurophysiological inputs are mixed.
But this peripheral vision processes input very fast, with visual information reaching the brain and mind more rapidly than from the binocular area.
In most humans the input and reactions were woven into a snarl that even biofeedback training could barely begin to unravel.
We completely short the input, et cetera, but how do we make with a gadget like that?
The end of the energy input was sensed immediately by the water coolant flowing in the fuel elements that no longer were super-hot.
The primary coolant, without the heat input from the nuclear fissions, had cooled to 350 degrees.
America new crashes, derailments and rail accidents were being reported, Smith input these new destinations into his exploding data base.
Bigelow built into their prototype predictor the feedback circuits needed to incorporate the tracking data derived from radar signals reflecting off enemy warplanes, and to feed that stream of new inputs to the computers targeting apparatus.
The hov jerked and rose up, following a previously inputted flight path.
DC voltage from any AC input up to a kilovolt at any frequency from fifty hertz to a kilohertz.
But next day they showed up unexpectedly at the Karmology Clinic with some input relating to Vietnam in general and Ortho Bob Dulang in particular, tales of who bought what in the Ton Son Nhut latrine while bats intercepted the legendary oversize mosquitoes, who entered wailing a hot bounded world they might, at the last moment, have recognized, and stoned bat-fishermen cast their hooked lines upward into the dark .
He turned to the control console and began inputting new instructions, altering the spacial and temporal paradigms.