NAND circuit

Computers. a circuit that is energized when any one of its inputs is not energized.
Also called NAND gate.

1955–60 Unabridged
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NAND circuit or NAND gate (nænd)
electronics Compare OR circuit a computer logic circuit having two or more input wires and one output wire that has an output signal if one or more of the input signals are at a low voltage
[C20: from not + and; see NOT circuit, AND circuit]
NAND gate or NAND gate
[C20: from not + and; see NOT circuit, AND circuit]

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