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ASR

ASR

Abbr. for “automatic sprinkler riser.”

ASR

(1) (Automatic Speech Recognition) Using voice recognition to replace keypad entry for telephone voice menus. Typically used to speak the digits 0 through 9 insted of keying them, ASR systems may be able to recognize a limited vocabulary. See voice recognition and AVSR.

(2) (Automated System Recovery) A complete operating system restore function in Windows that was introduced in XP. ASR restores only the OS and not the data, which have to be backed up and restored separately.
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The symposium will be part of the 24th Annual ASRS meeting, to be held in Cannes, France September 9-13, 2006.
Automation will allow ASRS to reduce its reliance on paper processes, while reaping significant gains in efficiency.
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