standard input


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standard input

The source from which input data are expected. In programming, "stdin" refers to the keyboard. Contrast with standard output.
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Veterans determined by medical providers or clinicians to have difficulty using a standard input device (i.e., keyboard, pointing device, etc.) may be considered for voice or other specialized input options.
Typically, nondisabled individuals communicate with a computer using standard input devices such as a mouse, trackball, touch pad, or keyboard.
Developing the capacity for ongoing institutional reform and innovation, therefore, is likely to pace their emergence as technological powers as much as standard input measures such as R & D spending and the education and employment of scientists and engineers.
Standard input power is 100W; a high-power version of up to 250W is also available.
Standard input bores include 0.750 with a 7/16- x 7/32-in.
Standard input resistance for the better DMMs is >1 G[OMEGA] for the lower VDC ranges and 10 M[OMEGA] for higher ranges.
The new controller comes pre-wired with user-configurable Cycle Start, Freehold, and Emergency Stop buttons that connect to standard input connections.
* 10.4 inch (26cm) diagonal with specifications including 640x480 resolution, 1,700 cd/m2 brightness and VGA standard input signal
An integrated microprocessor controller processes standard input signals of 0/4-20 mA to operate a servomotor actuator for stroke length adjustment.
Compared with `Jaypee' (Bacon et al., 1998) in 29 Arkansas Small Grain Cultivar Performance Tests from 1998 to 2000, Sabbe yielded 9% higher (Standard Input Tests only), had approximately 14 kg [m.sup.-3] lighter grain volume weight, was 3 d later in maturity, and was 6 cm taller.

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