generation

(also synthesis) the phase in a natural language processing system (including MT systems) in which a strings or sentences are produced from some sort of underlying representation, typically a meaning representation of some sort or the name for the module of linguistic rules which causes this to happen.

Generation

The period from any given stage in the life cycle (usually adult) to the same stage in the offspring.

Generation

A set of one of each charge type of quark and lepton, grouped by mass. The first generation contains the up and down quarks, the electron and the electron neutrino.

generation

Type: Term Pronunciation: jen′ĕr-ā′shŭn Definitions: 1. A discrete stage in succession of descent; father, son, and grandson are three generations. Synonyms: reproduction1
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Generation

Stages of reproduction from original copy. A first generation reproduction yields the best quality.
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generation

[Noun] A group of people born around the same time.
Example: The post-war generation did not experience the problems of the 1930s and 1940s.
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generation

[n] - a stage of technological development or innovation 2. [n] - the normal time between successive generations 3. [n] - group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent 4. [n] - the production of heat or electricity 5. [n] - the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such produc...
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Generation

A term used to describe the number of times that the recorded audio signal has been copied.
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Generation

A term used for the printing of copies from copies, indicating a measure of remoteness of a particular copy from the original material
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Generation

Succeeding phases in reproduction.
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Generation

Gen`er·a'tion noun [ Middle English generacioun , French génération , from Latin generatio .] 1. The act of generating or begetting; procreation, as of animals. 2. Origination by some process, mathematical, chemical, or vital; production; formation; as, the ...
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generation

1. The act of generating or begetting; procreation, as of animals. ... 2. Origination by some process, mathematical, chemical, or vital; production; formation; as, the generation of sounds, of gases, of curves, etc. ... 3. That which is generated or brought forth; progeny; offspiring. ... 4. A single step or stage in the succession of natural desce...
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generation

multiplication 1 propagation noun the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such production
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generation

noun group of genetically related organisms constituting a single step in the line of descent
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generation

(jen″әr-a´shәn) reproduction (def. 2). a class composed of all individuals removed by the same number of successive ancestors from a common predecessor, or occupying positions on the same level in a pedigree chart.
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Generation

• (n.) Origination by some process, mathematical, chemical, or vital; production; formation; as, the generation of sounds, of gases, of curves, etc. • (n.) Race; kind; family; breed; stock. • (n.) That which is generated or brought forth; progeny; offspiring. • (n.) The aggregate of the functions and phenomene which attend repro...
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Generation

A first generation image is the original; second generation is made from the original; third generation is made from the second generation. Print on this page is fourth generation: type (first), negative (second), plate (third), print (fourth).
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Generation

As advances are made in computer technology, generations pass. The latest upgrade is called the latest generation. In film duplication generation refers to the various negatives and prints. The original negative is the first generation while the first print is the second generation. If a succeeding negative is made from the print, it is classified ...
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Generation

A generation is a single succession of human beings (or animals) who are born, grow up, and reproduce their kind; hence, the term generation is applied to an age or period of time between one succession and the next, as the third, the fourth, or the tenth generation. The length of a generation is sometimes estimated at about thirty years.
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Generation

The number of steps between a vampire and the mythical Cane.
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Generation

[disambiguation] A generation is a level in a family tree; a new set of descendants. See also Immigrant generations. Generation or Generations may also refer to: ==Science== ==Sociology== ==Popular culture== === Literature === === Film and television === === Music === === Video games === ===Other=== == Business == ...
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Generation

[particle physics] In particle physics, a generation (or family) is a division of the elementary particles. Between generations, particles differ by their (flavour) quantum number and mass, but their interactions are identical. There are three generations according to the Standard Model of particle physics. Each generation is divided into t...
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Generation

Generation is the act of producing offspring. In kinship terminology, it is a structural term designating the parent-child relationship. It is also known as biogenesis, reproduction, or procreation in the biological sciences. The term is also often used synonymously with cohort in social science; under this formulation the term means `people with....
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Generation

Act or process of producing electric energy from other forms of energy. Also refers to the amount of electric energy so produced.
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Generation

The group of individuals of a given species that have been reproduced at approximately the same time; the group of individuals of the same genealogical rank.
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