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Meaning of "GIGO" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIGO

GIGO  [ˈɡaɪɡəʊ] play
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WHAT DOES GIGO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Garbage in, garbage out

Garbage in, garbage out in the field of computer science or information and communications technology refers to the fact that computers, since they operate by logical processes, will unquestioningly process unintended, even nonsensical, input data and produce undesired, often nonsensical, output.

Definition of GIGO in the English dictionary

The definition of GIGO in the dictionary is garbage in, garbage out.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIGO


caligo
kəˈlaɪɡəʊ
dago
ˈdeɪɡəʊ
grego
ˈɡreɪɡəʊ
imago
ɪˈmeɪɡəʊ
impetigo
ˌɪmpɪˈtaɪɡəʊ
intertrigo
ˌɪntəˈtraɪɡəʊ
lentigo
lɛnˈtaɪɡəʊ
loligo
ləʊˈlaɪɡəʊ
lumbago
lʌmˈbeɪɡəʊ
plumbago
plʌmˈbeɪɡəʊ
porrigo
pəˈraɪɡəʊ
prurigo
prʊəˈraɪɡəʊ
sago
ˈseɪɡəʊ
serpigo
sɜːˈpaɪɡəʊ
Sligo
ˈslaɪɡəʊ
solidago
ˌsɒlɪˈdeɪɡəʊ
tentigo
tɛnˈtaɪɡəʊ
Tobago
təˈbeɪɡəʊ
vitiligo
ˌvɪtɪˈlaɪɡəʊ
Winnebago
ˌwɪnɪˈbeɪɡəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIGO

Gigia
giglet
Gigli
gigman
gigmanity
gigolo
gigot
gigue
Gila
Gila monster
gilbert
Gilbert and George
Gilbert Islands
Gilbertian
Gilbertine

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIGO

NALGO
NGO
Ti2GO

Synonyms and antonyms of GIGO in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «GIGO» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIGO

Find out the translation of GIGO to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of GIGO from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «GIGO» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

GIGO
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

GIGO
570 millions of speakers

English

GIGO
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

GIGO
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

GIGO
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

GIGO
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

GIGO
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

GIGO
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

GIGO
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

GIGO
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

GIGO
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

GIGO
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

GIGO
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

GIGO
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

GIGO
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

GIGO
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

GIGO
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

GIGO
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

GIGO
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

GIGO
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

GIGO
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

GIGO
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

GIGO
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

GIGO
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

GIGO
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

gigo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of GIGO

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGO»

The term «GIGO» is regularly used and occupies the 72.922 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIGO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about GIGO

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIGO»

Discover the use of GIGO in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to GIGO and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Financial Planning Using Excel: Forecasting, Planning and ...
The acronym GIGO is a long-standing computer term which generally stands for Garbage In Garbage Out – implying that if you are not careful with the information you put into a computer you will only get rubbish out. In the spreadsheet ...
Sue Nugus, 2009
2
Geographic Information Science: Mastering the Legal Issues
The storyline of the imagined life of Gigo below provides an introduction to intellectual property rights (IPR) and the pervasiveness of IPR in the information age generally and to geographic information in particular. This chapter addresses ...
George Cho, 2005
3
Switching Theory
6.99 3G2 + G3G2) GiGo + (G3 G~2 + G3G2) GiGo + (G3G2 + G3 G2) GiGo + ( G3G2 + G3G2) Gi = (G3 © G2) GiGo + (G3OG2)GiG0 + (G3 © G2) GiGo + (G3 O G2) GiGo = (G3 © G2) (GiGo + GiGo) + (G3Q G2) (GiGo = (G3 © G2) (G, O Go) + ...
D.A.Godse A.P.Godse, 2008
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Applying Computational Intelligence: How to Create Value
The worst-case scenario of the magic bullet image is the GIGO 2.0 effect. In contrast to the classical meaning of GIGO 1.0 (Garbage-In-Garbage-Out), which represents the ignorant expectations of a potential solution, GIGO 2.0 embodies the ...
Arthur Kordon, 2009
5
Criminal InJustice In America
Like thousands before him, Gigo becamejust another face amid the relentless stampede of offenders. While Mama dutifully showed up each time to assure the court she would supervise him, Gigo managed to remain on the streets. He rarely  ...
Marshall Frank, 2008
6
Playing Out of Your Mind
This is what I call the GIGO factor. GIGO is an acronym taken from computer terminology and it stands for Garbage In, Garbage Out. If you program garbage into a computer, i.e. the wrong instructions, it will give you garbage back out.
Alan Goldberg, 1997
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Messages: Short Stories for the Thoughtful
Gigo wanted to be a hero someday, too. School teachers tried to tell him to follow healthy heroes like Kareem, Tiger, Colin and Dr. King, but they were as near to him as the planet Jupiter. He preferred the feel-good models like Big Diggs, Zeke  ...
Marshall Frank, 2011
8
PC Mag
I W."n Those who attempt to build an information system without knowing GIGO and NINO are bound to fall prey to what I call the “shrink-wrap fallacy": the assumption that serious, large-scale applications can be developed without requisite IS ...
9
Witchcraft and Sorcery in East Africa
Analysis of Verse II Gigo suffers from witchcraft. At that time an elephant broke the telephone wire which crossed Mandari, paralysing communications. Verse III We would have fought one another, Dari of our fathers. We rose up from the ...
John Middleton, E. H. Winter, 2013
10
A Prodigal Return: Reflections from a Grateful Heart
GIGO. The acts of the sinful nature are obvious: sexual immorality, impurity and debauchery; idolatry and witchcraft; hatred, discord, jealousy, fits of rage, selfish ambition, dissensions, factions and envy; drunkenness, orgies, and the like.
Ken Jones, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIGO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term GIGO is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Eva Reveals Femi Kuti, Sarkodie & More Will Feature On '1960'
Eva had previously released a 9-track tape titled The GIGO EP which was critically received by fans, and the anticipation for her debut album is ... «360Nobs.com, Jul 15»
2
October the new deadline to complete first IT building
Last week, SmartCity CEO Gigo Joseph had put in his papers amidst controversies including delay in the execution of the project. The project is ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
3
03.07.2015 | Gigo'n'Migo - Stand By You (Official Open Beatz …
Here comes the official anthem of the „Open Beatz“ festival 2015 by Gigo'n'Migo! Last year the passionated duo released „Won't Let You Fall“ ... «Dance-Charts.de, Jul 15»
4
SmartCity Kochi CEO Gigo Joseph resigns
Kochi: Gigo Joseph has resigned as CEO of the ambitious SmartCity Kochi project. The resignation has been accepted by the Board of ... «onmanorama, Jun 15»
5
Mysterious Complications Trump Property Rights
Citizen Betty Jackson, in her three minutes allotted for public comment, could not get into GIGO, uncounted opportunity costs, double-counted ... «Thetribunepapers, Jun 15»
6
Karate Action Set for Vision Plaza
... style of karate, developed from various martial arts by Gichin Funakoshi (1868-1957) and his son Gigo (Yoshitaka) Funakoshi (1906-1945). «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
7
GIGO: Quarter Dwellers Get New Trash Cans
In an effort to fight rats in the Quarter, Quarter Rats will be receiving brand new trash cans from the City. The Department of Sanitation ... «NOLA Defender, Jun 15»
8
Voter photo ID issue continues in Missouri
There is a saying among early computer users: “GIGO: garbage in, garbage out.” In the same way, if leaders tell good people that photo IDs will ... «The Daily Star-Journal, Jun 15»
9
Amazon looks to improve customer-reviews system with machine …
GIGO. Most customer responses are shallow and/or lack detail or blame the wrong things (e.g. it's a bad product because Amazon shipped it, ... «CNET, Jun 15»
10
Climate change not a fraud perpetrated by liberals
Data follows this GIGO rule. If you put garbage in you get garbage out. Go back to the beginning of the whole scare. Initially they told us we ... «Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel, Jun 15»

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