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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


  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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of or gate in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of or gate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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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