classifier classifier

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a person who creates classifications
  2. (n) a word or morpheme used in some languages in certain contexts (such as counting) to indicate the semantic class to which the counted item belongs

News

  • Cochlear Implant optimizes hearing in every environment.

    Nucleus® 6 System employs SmartSound® iQ advanced sound processing, which optimizes performance in every hearing situation, and provides automation with scene classifier (SCAN), which analyses sound environment and automatically applies best sound processing technology. Along with direct wireless connectivity to sound processor, features include integrated hearing aid functionality in every ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  • As astronomer Allan Sandage wrote recently: "The danger in devising a classification from scratch is that, if the classifier has preconceived notions of what those explanations might be, then the classification becomes circular if it is later used...
    on Jan 18, 2007 By: Allan Sandage Source: Nature.com (subscription)

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