Translation of input in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈɪnpʊt/


  • 2 u and c [Computing/Informática] entrada (feminine); (before noun/delante del nombre) [unit/data/statement] de entrada
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    • The movements in your neck are instantly translated into mouse-compatible input to the computer.
    • The mouse is probably the most important computer input item you'll use in your lifetime, and the right mouse will mean a lot to your computing comfort.
    • The LL-T2015 can accept input from three different computers using an optional connection cable.
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    • Others have the inputs for recording audio from external devices like cassette players.
    • Both sets ship with a remote control unit with auxiliary sound inputs and a headphone socket.
    • To monitor all of this, the channels for all of the live inputs had to be record-enabled.
  • 3 [Electricity/Electricidad] 3.1 u and c (of power) entrada (feminine) 3.2 countable/numerable (terminal, jack) entrada (feminine)
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    • It finally allowed efficient input into computers in a format which modern man could understand.
    • These strengths make them ideal for certain IT work, such as computer programming or data input, which many people find boring, she said.
    • About the same time I was told that the paper tape as a means of computer input was dead, too.

transitive verb/verbo transitivo (present participle/participio presente inputting past tense & past participle/pasado y participio pasado, input or , inputted)

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