A term in Logic which yields True if any one of a sequence conditions is True, and False if *all* conditions are False. OR is denoted , , or . The symbol derives from the first
letter of the Latin word ``vel'' meaning ``or.'' The Binary OR
operator has the following Truth Table.

F | F | F |

F | T | T |

T | F | T |

T | T | T |

A product of ORs is called a Disjunction and is denoted

Two Binary numbers can have the operation OR performed bitwise. This operation is sometimes denoted .

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