Definition of exclusive OR in English:

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exclusive OR

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.

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Syllabification: ex·clu·sive OR

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