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1 The result of data-processing activity when it is presented external to the system, or the process of presenting the data externally. The output from a computer can be in a form for use by people, e.g. printed or displayed, or it may be ready for input to another system or process, when it may be encoded magnetically or optically on a tape or disk.

2 A signal that is obtained from an electrical circuit, such as a logic circuit.

3 To produce a result or signal.

Subjects: Computing.

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