GIGO(redirected from garbage in...)
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An informal rule holding that the integrity of output is dependent on the integrity of input.
[g(arbage) i(n,) g(arbage) o(ut).]
n acronym for
(Computer Science) garbage in, garbage out
the axiom that faulty data fed into a computer will result in distorted information.
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|Noun||1.||GIGO - (computer science) a rule stating that the quality of the output is a function of the quality of the input; put garbage in and you get garbage out|
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures