any class or group in society other than the nobility, the clergy, the middle class, and the press.
noun 1. a theoretical force in nature in addition to the strong and weak forces, gravitation, and the electromagnetic force. noun 1. a hypothetical non-Newtonian repulsive component of the force of gravity, postulated as an addition to the four known fundamental forces (gravitational, electromagnetic, strong, and weak) fifth force (fĭfth) Any of various hypothetical, very […]
adjective 1. denoting developments in computer design to produce machines with artifical intelligence
- Fifth-generation computer
noun the generation of computers being designed to expand the use of artificial intelligence, natural language, and expert systems Usage Note computing
- Fifth generation language
language, artificial intelligence A myth the Japanese spent a lot of money on. In about 1982, MITI decided it would spend ten years and a lot of money applying artificial intelligence to programming, thus solving the software crisis. The project spent its money and its ten years and in 1992 closed down with a wimper. […]