Definition of computational linguistics in English:

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computational linguistics

Pronunciation:

plural noun

[treated as singular]
The branch of linguistics in which the techniques of computer science are applied to the analysis and synthesis of language and speech.
Example sentences
  • Most projects these days with that sort of staff profile - computer science, mathematics, computational linguistics - tend to frame their goals in a less psychological terms.
  • What is notable about these advances in advertising and retailing software, though, is that the symbolic computational linguistics of the 1980s has contributed nothing to them.
  • It's really very funny, at least for those who are familiar with recent work in computational linguistics and machine learning.

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