OCR

Definitions

Computing

  • noun a device which scans printed or written characters, recognises them and converts them into machine readable form for processing in a computer.
  • noun software or a process that allows printed or written characters to be recognised optically and converted into machine-readable code that can be input into a computer, using an optical character reader.

Electronics

  • Abbreviation of optical character recognition. '2. Abbreviation of optical character reader.
  • acronym foroptical character reading
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