Meaning of OPERAND in English

OPERAND

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌä-pə-ˈrand ]

noun

Etymology: Latin operandum, neuter of gerundive of operari

Date: 1853

: something (as a quantity or data) that is operated on (as in a mathematical operation) ; also : the address in a computer instruction of data to be operated on

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