Share this entry

Share this page

exclusive OR

Syllabification: ex·clu·sive OR

Definition of exclusive OR in English:

noun

Electronics
1A Boolean operator working on two variables that has the value of one if one but not both of the variables has a value of one. Also called XOR.
1.1 (also exclusive OR gate) A circuit that produces an output signal when a signal is received through one and only one of its two inputs.

Definition of exclusive OR in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day odium
Pronunciation: ˈəʊdɪəm
noun
widespread hatred or disgust for someone…