through|put


through|put
through|put «THROO PUT», noun.
1. the production and distribution of a product: »

the throughput of crude oil, the throughput of canned meats.

2. the quantity produced: »

The average daily throughput was 1,370 short tons of ore (Cape Times).

3. the amount of data put through a computer; a computer's input and output collectively: »

Time-sharing (or multiprogramming) is already well established as a means of increasing the throughput and utilization of a computer (New Scientist).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • through·put — /ˈθruːˌpʊt/ noun, pl puts technical : the amount of material, data, etc., that enters and goes through something (such as a machine or system) [count] The network can handle large throughputs. [noncount] finding ways to increase throughput …   Useful english dictionary

  • traffic through-put — ryšių tinklo pralaida statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. traffic capacity; traffic through put; trafficability performance vok. Verkehrsdurchsatzleistung, f; Verkehrsleistung, f rus. пропускная способность сети связи, f pranc.… …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • put — [ put ] (past tense and past participle put) verb transitive *** ▸ 1 move something to position ▸ 2 cause to be in situation ▸ 3 write/print something ▸ 4 make someone go to place ▸ 5 give position on list ▸ 6 build/place somewhere ▸ 7 express in …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • put — W1S1 [put] v past tense and past participle put present participle putting [T] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(move to place)¦ 2¦(change somebody s situation/feelings)¦ 3¦(write/print something)¦ 4¦(express)¦ 5 put a stop/an end to something 6 put something into… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • put — ► VERB (putting; past and past part. put) 1) move to or place in a particular position. 2) bring into a particular state or condition: she tried to put me at ease. 3) (put on/on to) cause to carry or be subject to. 4) assign a value, figure, or… …   English terms dictionary

  • through — [ θru ] function word *** Through can be used in the following ways: as a preposition (followed by a noun): They were riding through a forest. as an adverb (without a following noun): There s a hole in the roof where the rain comes through. as an …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • put — verb past tense putpresent participle putting MOVE STH 1 (transitive always + adv/prep) to move something from one place or position into another, especially using your hands: put sth in/on/there etc: Put those bags on the table. | You should put …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • put — verb past tense putpresent participle putting MOVE STH 1 (transitive always + adv/prep) to move something from one place or position into another, especially using your hands: put sth in/on/there etc: Put those bags on the table. | You should put …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • put through — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms put through : present tense I/you/we/they put through he/she/it puts through present participle putting through past tense put through past participle put through 1) put someone through something to make… …   English dictionary

  • Put — An option granting the right to sell the underlying futures contract. Opposite of a call. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. put put 1 [pʊt] verb put PTandPP putting PRESPART …   Financial and business terms