Definition of garbage in, garbage out in English:

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garbage in, garbage out

Used to express the idea that in computing and other fields, incorrect or poor-quality input will produce faulty output.
Example sentences
  • First, the project suffered from GIGO: garbage in, garbage out.
  • It's like they say about computers: garbage in, garbage out.
  • Like most things in life, the rule is GIGO: garbage in, garbage out.
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