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input area

[′in‚pu̇t ‚er·ē·ə]
(computer science)
A section of internal storage reserved for storage of data or instructions received from an input unit such as cards or tape. Also known as input block; input storage.

input area

A reserved segment of memory that is used to accept data from a peripheral device. Same as buffer.
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The materials input area is a small but vital part of the plant, Benac said.
The input area should include only information that may be changed when the file is accessed.
Not only are they the body's front line of defense, but almost one-third of the brain's sensory input area is devoted exclusively to the hands.
In a similar manner, data maintained in an accounting system, such as Quicken, can be moved to the appropriate input area on the spreadsheet.
Glass input area for all three of the major applications for large-sized TFT-LCD--desktop monitor, TV and notebook PC--fell by double digits, with 19%, 13% and 17% declines QoQ, respectively, resulting from the current low panel prices and an unclear outlook on market demand.
In the above figure rows of pixels are added to the right edge of the input area, along the direction of growth (indicated by the arrows).
A spokesperson for the company said that Penabled devices are durable with better colour transmission, pressure sensitivity, increased input area and precise input control.