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augmented transition network

Line breaks: aug|ment¦ed tran|si¦tion net|work

Definition of augmented transition network in English:

noun

Linguistics
A type of grammar that represents a sentence as a series of states and possible continuations, augmented with rules for such matters as word agreement.
Example sentences
  • The approach adopted is to establish a relationship between this grammar and the augmented transition network, which is known to be as powerful as a Turing machine.
  • These augmented transition networks have already been successfully used since the 1970s for automatic language generation.
  • An abstract semantic model called augmented transition network to model multimedia presentations is proposed.

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