expert system
noun Date: 1977 computer software that attempts to mimic the reasoning of a human specialist

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • expert system — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms expert system : singular expert system plural expert systems computing a type of computer software that uses a process similar to the way humans think in order to provide people with solutions to problems… …   English dictionary

  • expert system — /ˈɛkspɜt sɪstəm/ (say ekspert sistuhm) noun a computing system which is provided with a certain amount of basic information and a general set of rules instructing it how to reason and draw conclusions, which allows it to mimic the thought… …   Australian English dictionary

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