Definition of character recognition in English:

character recognition

Line breaks: char|ac¦ter rec¦og|ni¦tion

noun

[mass noun]
  • The identification by electronic means of printed or written characters.
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    • Optical character recognition technology is one important tool that has been slowly improving in quality over the past two decades, but accurate OCR still requires human review and editing.
    • Each will be available in Traditional and Simplified Chinese, and English, and the devices will use PenPower handwriting software for Chinese character recognition.
    • It supports data entry through an on-screen keyboard and character recognition.

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