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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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NEC will continue to advance research of its speech recognition and language processing technologies toward the realization of a society where communication is possible anytime, anywhere.
The dsPIC30F Speech Recognition Library provides isolated, speaker-independent word recognition of North American English.
Improved speech recognition remains one of the keys to better translation.
DSP-based systems will make low-cost, high-performance, and easily upgradable speech recognition systems a reality," agreed Michael Aronson, Aox's chairman and founder.
Through the integration of speech recognition and natural language processing within existing health information management workflow, Nuance's Dictaphone Healthcare Solutions offerings help healthcare organizations save money and improve patient care by improving the turn around time, accuracy and usability of their medical documentation.
Our goal at Dictaphone is to bring speech recognition to the entire healthcare enterprise, not just a few departments," said Peter Durlach, senior vice president, marketing and product strategy, Dictaphone Healthcare Solutions, Nuance.
The company's unique speech recognition and understanding technology platform, AnyModal CDS, is a vital tool that empowers physicians to capture clinical facts and orders from dictation without requiring any change to their normal dictation routine.
0 - Nuance's browser-based Enterprise Workstation lets physicians dictate, self-correct, and electronically sign reports generated by Nuance's speech recognition applications.
The new release also removes one of the most significant issues that has caused many people to resist even trying speech recognition - "training" or "enrollment.
We needed a speech recognition engine that could be used as a hosted address recognition server, in "out-of-the-box" solutions, and that could operate on Microsoft Windows(TM) or Linux-based systems like Asterisk(TM).
A considerable reduction in false positives and accuracy improvements contribute to an overall performance increase from the previous version, and solidly lands LumenVox on equal footing with other leading speech recognition engines.
LumenVox will enable Open Solutions to augment its existing interactive voice response solution cost-effectively and deploy speech recognition capability with performance characteristics that support even the most demanding speech requirements.

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