The smallest element of a machine code program.
- Machine intelligence
noun 1. (Brit, rare) another term for artificial intelligence
- Machine learning
noun 1. a branch of artificial intelligence in which a computer generates rules underlying or based on raw data that has been fed into it The ability of a machine to improve its performance based on previous results. Neural networks are one kind of machine learning. [More examples? Net resources? Web page?] (1995-02-15)
noun, Computers. 1. a coding system built into the hardware of a computer, requiring no translation before being run. machine language The set of instructions, encoded as strings of binary bits, interpreted directly by a computer’s central processing unit. Each different type of central processing unit has its own machine language. For a given machine […]
[muh-sheen-lahyk] /məˈʃinˌlaɪk/ adjective 1. like a , as in regular movement or uniform pattern of operation: to conduct business with machinelike efficiency.