data input device


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Noun1.data input device - a device that can be used to insert data into a computer or other computational devicedata input device - a device that can be used to insert data into a computer or other computational device
computer keyboard, keypad - a keyboard that is a data input device for computers; arrangement of keys is modelled after the typewriter keyboard
joystick - a manual control consisting of a vertical handle that can move freely in two directions; used as an input device to computers or to devices controlled by computers
computer peripheral, peripheral, peripheral device - (computer science) electronic equipment connected by cable to the CPU of a computer; "disk drives and printers are important peripherals"
digital scanner, image scanner, scanner - an electronic device that generates a digital representation of an image for data input to a computer
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* Includes a signal and trigger output for use with external oscilloscope or other data input device. Digital calibration means no special bar required.
The system includes a radio, a helmet-mounted display, and a handheld data input device. The wiring for the system is integrated into a protective vest.
It provides an interface with PLC, RTU, PC data acquisition cards, or virtually any frequency counter or data input device. The 1:5140 K-Factor Scaler is designed for use with a line of flow measurement and transmission devices.
In this model, a declarative description of how a data object should behave is attached to the object, either by a user or by a data input device. A widespread infrastructure of self-administering data handlers is presumed to exist; these handlers are responsible for carrying out the specifications attached to the data.
We all know the familiar phrase "garbage in--garbage out." The successful selection and implementation of an effective, efficient and easily adopted data input device can make or break the program.
It provides an interface with PLC, RTU, PC data acquisition cards, or virtually any frequency counter or data input device. The F5140 K-Factor Scaler is designed for use with a line of flow measurement and transmission devices.

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