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[gahy-goh] /ˈgaɪ goʊ/

noun, Computers.
a rule of thumb stating that when faulty data are fed into a computer, the information that emerges will also be faulty.
noun acronym (computing, slang)
garbage in, garbage out


The output is no better than the input

Related Terms


[1966+ Computer; fr garbage in, garbage out]

Garbage In, Garbage Out
garbage in, garbage out


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