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Princeton's WordNet

  1. OR circuit, OR gate(noun)

    a gate circuit in a computer that fires when any of its inputs fire

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  1. OR gate

    The OR gate is a digital logic gate that implements logical disjunction - it behaves according to the truth table to the right. A HIGH output results if one or both the inputs to the gate are HIGH. If neither input is HIGH, a LOW output results. In another sense, the function of OR effectively finds the maximum between two binary digits, just as the complementary AND function finds the minimum.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    A gate to nature is a gate to heaven!

  2. Sorin Cerin:

    To be beyond yourself is the gate to wisdom.

  3. Arnold Glasgow:

    The future is the past returning through another gate.

  4. Daniel Ives:

    I would characterize this as white hot adoption out of the gate.

  5. J. R. R. Tolkien:

    Still round the corner there may wait, A new road or a secret gate.

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