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Definition of "input" []

  • Something put into a system or expended in its operation to achieve output or a result, especially: (noun)
  • Energy, work, or power used to drive a machine. (noun)
  • Current, electromotive force, or power supplied to an electric circuit, network, or device. (noun)
  • Computer Science Information put into a communications system for transmission or into a computer system for processing. (noun)
  • Computer Science A position, terminal, or station at which input enters a system. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "input" in a sentence
  • "AssumeFPS ( "ntsc_film") set input = D: \test. avs set output = D: \imgseqtest_v. mkv set ref = 5 set bframes = 5 set x264Path = D: \x264. exe % x264Path% % input% -- preset fast -- ref % ref% -- bframes % bframes% -- output % output% avs [warning]: converting input clip to YV12 avs [info]"
  • "Returns an array indexed using the keys from the $input array. pattern: The pattern to search for, as a string. flags: If set to PREG_GREP_INVERT, this function returns the elements of the input array that do not match the given $pattern. preg_last_error (void)"
  • "In parenting you also have a very close team effort of the parties involved to make the best informed decision for the child they look after ... it is not absurd that they obtain input from the child (third party) ... and it is not absurd that the decision they make isn't always the right one."