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noun through·put \ˈthrü-ˌpu̇t\

Simple Definition of throughput

  • : the amount of material, data, etc., that enters and goes through something (such as a machine or system)

Full Definition of throughput

  1. :  output, production <the throughput of a computer>

Examples of throughput

  1. The network can handle large throughputs.

  2. finding ways to increase throughput



Circa 1915

First Known Use of throughput

circa 1915



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