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voice recognition

noun
1.
Computers. speech recognition.
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Examples from the web for voice recognition
  • With its high-end voice recognition software, it carries out your spoken requests.
  • voice recognition techniques are far along in the laboratory already.
  • voice recognition that finally holds up its end of a conversation is revolutionizing customer service.
  • voice recognition is a rapidly developing technology, thanks to the availability of cheap computing power.
  • The fact is that voice recognition has to cheat to be really accurate without extensive pretraining to your voice.
  • It does so by asking pedestrians for directions and using gesture tracking and voice recognition to interpret commands.
  • It also includes facial and voice recognition, according to the teaser.
  • Meanwhile, the mic array feeds data to voice recognition software.
  • But voice recognition built as a feature into the operating system was limited.
  • voice recognition gives you control over basic functions while keeping your hands on the wheel.
British Dictionary definitions for voice recognition

voice recognition

noun
1.
the control of a computer system by a voice or voices that the computer has been instructed to accept
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Contemporary definitions for voice recognition
noun

a technology designed to recognize and respond to spoken commands through digitization and algorithm-based programming; also called speech recognition

Examples

Voice recognition is in use on some telephone and computer systems.

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