manual word generator
manual word generator[′man·yə·wəl ′wərd ‚jen·ə‚rād·ər]
A device into which an operator can enter a computer word by hand, either for direct insertion into memory or to be held until it is read during the execution of a program. Also known as manual number generator.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.