input device


noun

a peripheral device, as a keyboard or stylus, used to enter data into a computer for processing.

Nearby words

  1. inpaint,
  2. inpatient,
  3. inphase,
  4. inpour,
  5. input,
  6. input-output analysis,
  7. input/output,
  8. inqilab,
  9. inquartation,
  10. inquest

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British Dictionary definitions for input device

input device

noun

computing a peripheral device that accepts data and feeds it into a computer
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Science definitions for input device

input device

[ĭnput′]

A device, such as a keyboard or a mouse, that is used to enter information into a computer.
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