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. […]
[fifth-lee] /ˈfɪfθ li/ adverb 1. in the fifth place; fifth.
noun 1. the fifth and final monarchy following the Assyrian, Persian, Greek (under Alexander the Great), and Roman monarchies, supposed to have been prophesied in Dan. 2.