throughput

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noun through·put \ˈthrü-ˌpu̇t\

Definition of throughput

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

Examples of throughput in a sentence

  1. The network can handle large throughputs.

  2. finding ways to increase throughput

Circa 1915

First Known Use of throughput

circa 1915


THROUGHPUT Defined for English Language Learners

throughput

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noun through·put \ˈthrü-ˌpu̇t\

Definition of throughput for English Language Learners

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



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