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voice recognition

noun
1.
Computers. speech recognition.

speech recognition

noun
1.
Computers. the computerized analysis of spoken words in order to identify the speaker, as in security systems, or to respond to voiced commands: the analysis is performed by finding patterns in the spectrum of the incoming sound and comparing them with stored patterns of elements of sound, as phones, or of complete words.
Also called voice recognition.
Compare phone2 .
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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British Dictionary definitions for voice-recognition

speech recognition

noun
1.
the understanding of continuous speech by a computer

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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