handwriting recognition

Definitions

Computing

  • noun software that is capable of recognising handwritten text and converting it into ASCII characters

Electronics

  • The technology utilized, or the ability for a computer to recognize hand written characters, words, symbols, signatures, and the like. It may accept direct input, as is the case with PDAs, or that which is scanned after being written on paper or another suitable medium. Also, specific instances of the use of this technology.
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