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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: signal going into an electronic system [syn: input
           signal, input]
      2: a statement that expresses a personal opinion or belief or
         adds information; "from time to time she contributed a
         personal comment on his account" [syn: remark, comment,
      3: any stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
         [syn: stimulation, stimulus, stimulant, input]
      4: a component of production; something that goes into the
         production of output
      v 1: enter (data or a program) into a computer

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  26 Moby Thesaurus words for "input":
     access, admission, entrance, entree, entry, import, importation,
     importing, income, incoming, infiltration, ingoing, ingress,
     ingression, insertion, insinuation, intake, interpenetration,
     introduction, introgression, intrusion, leakage, penetration,
     percolation, reception, seepage

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

      Data transferred from the outside world into
     a computer system via some kind of input device.
     Opposite: output.

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

      (Or "Input") An extension of ALGOL 60 for the
     M-20 computer developed by A.P. Ershov at Novosibirsk in
     1961.  ALPHA includes matrix operations, slices, and
     complex arithmetic.
     ["The Alpha Automatic Programming System", A.P. Ershov ed.,
     A-P 1971].

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