Definition of dataglove in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdādəɡləv/
Pronunciation: /ˈdadəˌɡləv/


A device, worn like a glove, that allows the manual manipulation of images in virtual reality.
Example sentences
  • The parameters for the sign animations were input by a human signer wearing two datagloves.
  • More interesting applications include computers that can recognize gestures, or where your head is pointing, or if you're nodding off - without requiring mood-spoiling datagloves and the like.
  • We use Vizard Virtual Reality Software and datagloves to interact with the NPCs, developing a gesture and speech based interface.

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Syllabification: da·ta·glove

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