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  1. I/O bound

    In computer science, I/O bound refers to a condition in which the time it takes to complete a computation is determined principally by the period spent waiting for input/output operations to be completed. This is the opposite of a task being CPU bound. This circumstance arises when the rate at which data is requested is slower than the rate it is consumed or, in other words, more time is spent requesting data than processing it.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of i/o bound in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of i/o bound in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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