Meaning of “garbage in, garbage out” in the English Dictionary

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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 low quality will also be of low quality:

The meals are pretty poor but then they never use fresh ingredients - garbage in, garbage out.

(Definition of “garbage in, garbage out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"garbage in, garbage out" in Business English

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garbage in, garbage outnoun [ U ]

uk us

→  GIGO

(Definition of “garbage in, garbage out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)