Definition of perceptron in English:

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Pronunciation: /pərˈsepträn/


A computer model or computerized machine devised to represent or simulate the ability of the brain to recognize and discriminate.
Example sentences
  • A microcalcification detector is provided wherein individual detections are rank ordered and classified, and one of the features for classification is derived using a multilayer perceptron.
  • Although the one-layer perceptron applied only to elementary computations, it provided the foundation for today's multi-layered perceptrons that are capable of learning through processes such as backpropagation.
  • This suggests to me that although representations of stimuli may be generated, the perceptron would not be able to associate them with each other.

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Syllabification: per·cep·tron

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