readout

[reed-out]
noun
1.
Computers. the output of information from a computer in readable form. Compare printout.
2.
the information displayed on a graduated instrument.
Also, read-out.


Origin:
1645–55, for an earlier sense; noun use of verb phrase read out

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readout

noun
1. the output of a computer in readable form 
2. the information displayed or recorded on an electronic device 
3. an electronic device the displays information is a visual form 
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Example sentences
No one will see, hear, or anything the only evidence would be the readout on a
  machine they can see themselves.
The fragments produce a color readout that is translated into a genetic
  sequence.
Call up climate settings, and a transparent temperature readout overlays the
  navigation map or audio screen.
They were wired to a machine in the stern that recorded their temperatures and
  also gave a readout on a screen.
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