speech recognition

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speech recognition

Speech understanding, voice recognition Informatics The ability of a computer, through software, to accept spoken words as dictation or follow voice commands

speech rec·og·ni·tion

(spēch rek'ŏg-nish'ŭn)
Software program used by some medical transcription departments to translate spoken language into a draft printed format that is then edited by medical transcriptionists to create a permanent record of patient care.
Synonym(s): voice recognition.

speech recognition

The ability of a machine or computer to interpret human speech. Also known as voice recognition and speech understanding.
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The bottom line is that speech-recognition technology is here now, it works, and mobile applications are only going to make it more valuable.
Chigier was the CEO and chairman of PureSpeech, a leading provider of advanced speech-recognition software in the telecommunications industry.
With the cost-effective speech-recognition package, callers have quick and accurate access to departments or employees because they do not have to key in extensions, work their way through menus or spell names.
He is the publisher and editor of Speech Recognition Update newsletter and the author of influential speech-recognition market studies.
Since two of our target markets are quality inspection and re-manufacturing operations, speech-recognition products have to be a key part of our arsenal," said Tom Brakensiek, AIT's Vice President.