input/output(redirected from I/O device)
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1. (Computer Science) the data or information that is passed into or out of a computer. Abbreviation: I/O
2. (Computer Science) (modifier) concerned with or relating to such passage of data or information
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the combination of devices, channels, and techniques controlling the transfer of information between a CPU and its peripherals.Abbr.: I/O
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n → entrée/sortie f
modif [system] → d'entrée/sortie
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