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speech synthesis definition


The generation of an sound waveform of human speech from a textual or phonetic description. See also speech recognition.
There are demonstrations which say a number (http://cs.yale.edu/cgi-bin/saynumber.au) or say a phrase (http://wwwtios.cs.utwente.nl/say/form/).
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