from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Computer Science A program that uses available information, heuristics, and inference to suggest solutions to problems in a particular discipline.

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  • n. A type of artificially intelligent software system, which stores expertise concerning some subject matter in a knowledge base and attempts to answer questions or solve problems in a manner which simulates the thought processes of a human expert.


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