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"garbage in, garbage out" in British English

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garbage in, garbage out

mainly US saying something you say that ​means that something ​produced from ​materials of ​lowquality will also be of ​lowquality: The ​meals are ​prettypoor but then they never use ​freshingredients - garbage in, garbage out.
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garbage in, garbage outnoun [U]

uk   us  
→  GIGO
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