Definition of Neural network

1. Noun. Computer architecture in which processors are connected in a manner suggestive of connections between neurons; can learn by trial and error.

Exact synonyms: Neural Net
Generic synonyms: Computer Architecture

2. Noun. Any network of neurons or nuclei that function together to perform some function in the body.
Exact synonyms: Neural Net
Group relationships: Nervous System, Systema Nervosum
Generic synonyms: Reticulum
Specialized synonyms: Reticular Formation, Rf, Ras, Reticular Activating System

Definition of Neural network

1. Noun. (artificial intelligence) A real or virtual computer system designed to emulate the brain in its ability to "learn" to assess imprecise data. ¹

2. Noun. (anatomy) Any network of neurons etc that function together to achieve a common purpose. ¹

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Literary usage of Neural network

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1. Gait Analysis in the Science of Rehabilitation edited by Joel A. DeLisa (2000)
"A second method of AI is the neural network. neural network designs are based on the structure of the human brain and try to emulate the way intelligent ..."

2. Profiting from Chaos: Using Chaos Theory for Market Timing, Stock Selection by Tonis Vaga (1994)
"For example, the neural network tries to calculate how the price of a stock may be affected by changing patterns in debt level, cash flow, ..."

3. Getting Started with SAS(R) Enterprise Miner(tm) 5.2 by SAS Institute, SAS Publishing (CRT), SAS Institute Staff (2006)
"Add a neural network In this task, you use the neural network node to build a neural network model that is based on your data. 1 Drag a neural network node ..."

4. Catalyzing Inquiry at the Interface of Computing and Biology by John C. Wooley, Herbert Lin (2005)
"from experience.79 A neural network is a network of nodes and links.80 The nodes, ... Likewise in a neural network: with very few exceptions, it will always ..."

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