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artificial intelligence

noun [U]
 
 
( abbreviation AI) IT
the study of how to produce computers that have some of the qualities of the human mind, such as the ability to understand language, recognize pictures, solve problems, and learn: Artificial intelligence research has been going on for decades without making an impact outside a few specialized areas.
computer technology that allows something to be done in a way that is similar to the way a human would do it: To understand "natural language," computers must be equipped with artificial intelligence.
Translations of “artificial intelligence”
in Chinese (Traditional) 人工智慧…
in Russian искусственный интеллект…
in Turkish yapay zekâ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人工智能…
in Polish sztuczna inteligencja…
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