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A software system designed to emulate the processes and procedures conducted by humans in particular areas of expertise, thereby automating decision-making processes.
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expert systema COMPUTER programme which simulates the problem-solving and decision-making behaviour of a technical expert in a particular field such as engineering and medicine. Like human technical experts, expert systems are able to learn from experience and restructure their knowledge in order to improve their future problem-solving.
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