Input vs Unary - What's the difference?

input | unary |


As nouns the difference between input and unary

is that input is the act or process of putting in; infusion while unary is (mathematics) the unary numeral system; the bijective base-1 numeral system.

As a verb input

is to put in; put on.

As a adjective unary is

consisting of or involving a single element or component.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

input

English

(wikipedia input)

Noun

(en noun)
  • The act or process of putting in; infusion.
  • That which is put in, as in an amount.
  • Contribution, or share in a contribution.
  • Something fed into a process with the intention of it shaping or affecting the outputs of that process.
  • Derived terms

    * input device

    Verb

  • To put in; put on.
  • To data.
  • The user inputs his date of birth and the computer displays his age.
  • To accept data that is entered.
  • * 2009 , J Stanley Warford, Computer Systems
  • The program inputs a value for the integer variable num and compares it with the constant integer limit.

    unary

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Consisting of or involving a single element or component.
  • (mathematics, programming, computer engineering) Of an operation, function, procedure or input; having domain of dimension 1.
  • Negation is a unary operation.

    Noun

    (unaries)
  • (mathematics) The unary numeral system; the bijective base-1 numeral system.
  • (information theory) Unary coding, an entropy encoding for natural numbers.
  • Coordinate terms

    * binary * ternary