Meaning of OUTPUT in English

I. ˈau̇t-ˌpu̇t noun

Date: circa 1858

1. : something produced: as

a. : mineral, agricultural, or industrial production

steel output

b. : mental or artistic production

literary output

c. : the amount produced by a person in a given time

d. : power or energy produced or delivered by a machine or system (as for storage or for conversion in kind or in characteristics)

generator output

solar X-ray output

e. : the information produced by a computer

2. : the act, process, or an instance of producing

3. : the terminal for the output on an electrical device

II. transitive verb

( out·put·ted or output ; out·put·ting )

Date: 1858

: to produce as output

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