fifth generation

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The types of computer currently under development in a number of countries. The features are conjectural at present but point toward “intelligent” machines, which may have massively parallel processing, widespread use of intelligent knowledge-based systems, and natural language interfaces. Progress has not been as fast as originally planned although some significant advances have been made.

Subjects: Computing.

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