Jisho

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Noun
1. source of information; intelligence source
  • きしゃ記者
  • その
  • じょうほうげん情報源
  • 明かす
  • こと
  • こば拒んだ
  • The reporter refused to name his sources.
2. message sourceComputer terminology
Wikipedia definition
3. Communication sourceA source or sender is one of the basic concepts of communication and information processing. Sources are objects which encode message data and transmit the information, via a channel, to one or more observers. In the strictest sense of the word, particularly in information theory, a source is a process that generates message data that one would like to communicate, or reproduce as exactly as possible somewhere else in space or time.
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Other forms
情報元 【じょうほうげん】

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