Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “neural network”

neural network

noun [C]    
a computer system or a type of computer program that is designed to copy the way in which the human brain operates: Neural networks can learn solutions to difficult problems.Computer programming and software
(Definition of neural network noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of neural network

Translations of “neural network”

Word of the Day


a document given to students or reporters which contains information about a particular subject

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More