recognizer


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.
Related to recognizer: recogniser, Gesture recognizer

rec·og·nize

 (rĕk′əg-nīz′)
tr.v. rec·og·nized, rec·og·niz·ing, rec·og·niz·es
1. To know to be something that has been perceived before: recognize a face.
2. To know or identify from past experience or knowledge: recognize hostility.
3. To perceive or show acceptance of the validity or reality of: recognizes the concerns of the tenants.
4. To permit to address a meeting: The club's president recognized the new member.
5. To accept officially the national status of as a new government.
6. To show awareness of; approve of or appreciate: recognize services rendered.
7. To admit the acquaintance of, as by salutation: recognize an old friend with a cheerful greeting.
8. Law To enter into a recognizance.
9. Biology To exhibit recognition for (an antigen or a substrate, for example).

[Middle English recognisen, to resume possession of land, alteration (influenced by Medieval Latin recognizāre, to recognize) of Old French reconoistre, reconoiss-, to know again, from Latin recognōscere : re-, re- + cognōscere, to get to know; see gnō- in Indo-European roots.]

rec′og·niz′a·ble adj.
rec′og·niz′a·bly adv.
rec′og·niz′er n.
References in periodicals archive ?
Historically, embedded speech has faced the following constraints: Usage behavior cannot be monitored and audio is not logged; the vehicle's CPU processing and memory is quite limited, even today; infotainment systems continue to evolve and become more complex to control; and updating the recognizer is not practical after a new car is sold.
The CD-HMM based speech recognizer was used as the preferred selection for proprietary Lithuanian speech recognizer since it has shown that such model is the most efficient one in wide variety of applications.
He's a "super recognizer," and that's giving an unusual kind of help to his employer: Scotland Yard.
The two main parameters of the recognizer are: the energy floor and the confidence threshold.
Many variables can affect the accuracy rate of a recognizer and great variation can be observed; most telephony-based speech-enabled systems obtain around 82 percent to 84 percent overall accuracy.
a provider of speech and imaging solutions, has introduced OpenSpeech Recognizer 3.
0 of its OpenSpeech Recognizer speech recognition engine.
0, fully supports the latest release of OpenSpeech Recognizer 2.
ART's unique, intuitive handwriting recognizer identifies the user's own natural writing, freeing them from the need to learn & employ cumbersome, unnatural pre-determined letter-shapes.
For this evaluation, systems were provided with much larger amounts of training and test data and with word transcripts generated by an automatic speech recognizer.
Since speaker-independent speech recognition technology results in a significantly lower recognition rate than that found when the recognizer is trained for a particular speaker, a number of post-processing algorithms was applied to the output of the recognizer to render it suitable for the Textract text mining system.
Recognizer Recognizers like a pick from a list rather than coming up with topics on their own.