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  1. OR circuit, OR gatenoun

    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. The OR gate returns true if either or both of its inputs are true; otherwise it returns false. The input and output states are normally represented by different voltage levels.


  1. or gate

    An OR gate is a type of digital logic gate that implements logical disjunction. It behaves according to the truth table, in which the output is true if at least one of the inputs is true. In other words, the OR gate produces a high output (1) if one or both of its inputs are high (1). If both inputs are low (0), it produces a low output (0).


  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.

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  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

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  1. Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine:

    Other than Vermont they (Iowa and New Hampshire) are his best two -- if you line up all 50 states in terms of who the Democratic electorate is, he got two of his best three right out of the gate. So I've said that if she goes one for one out of the first two that's a solid -- we'll call that a win.

  2. Ranger Guard:

    Ranger Guard and Investigations is a Texas Owned and Operated Security Guard Company in Pasadena, TX. Our President and founder, is a senior security executive with an additional 15 years experience working for the Israeli secret service. Contact us 24/7 for armed and unarmed security, mobile patrol services, loss prevention, gate guards, special events and more.

  3. Steve Harvey:

    I live on a dead-end street — and The TV host got real when things started coming over the gate. Empty boxes with bows and pictures of bombs.

  4. Alex Villanueva:

    They need to really pick and choose very carefully.because for them it’s very easy to say, ‘Oh yeah, all cops are bad,’ and, ‘Let’s reform and defund the police,' yet they’re the very first ones to pick up the 911 when someone’s crawling over their back gate trying to get into their house.

  5. Rolf Hut:

    But the moment they were close to the Golden Gate would have been the moment the tide reverses. And that would give them a moment of slack tide, in which they could have reached marine headlands in the northern site of the Golden Gate Bridge.


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