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Dec 13 2018   7:43PM GMT

natural language understanding (NLU)

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Natural language understanding (NLU) is a branch of artificial intelligence (AI) that uses computer software to understand input made in the form of sentences in text or speech format. Continued…

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“NLP and NLU technologies are becoming more prominent in the enterprise. The former simply parses words, but the latter aims at a deeper level of understanding.” – Kathleen Walch

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