Meaning of “expert system” in the English Dictionary

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"expert system" in English

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expert systemnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈek.spɜːt ˌsɪs.təm/ us /ˈek.spɝːt ˌsɪs.təm/

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  • Gratuitous assumptions made inside certain programs, esp. expert systems, which lead to the appearance of semi-intelligent behavior but are in fact entirely arbitrary. 

(Definition of “expert system” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"expert system" in Business English

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expert systemnoun [ C ]

uk us IT

a computer program that asks questions and gives answers that have been thought of by human experts:

This work, done in collaboration with a consultant at the Bristol Dental Hospital, resulted in an expert system which advises ordinary dentists on the best way to treat children's teeth.

(Definition of “expert system” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)