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English definition of “neural network”

neural network

noun [C] uk   us  
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 from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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