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addaword.gifdefinition of Turing test

a test designed to show whether a computer is intelligent. If a human being types in questions, and is unable to tell whether the answers come from the computer or from another human being, the computer passes the Turing test
Submitted from United Kingdom on 19/06/2012 20:02:00
Definition of Turing test from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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