control word


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control word

[kən′trōl ‚wərd]
(computer science)
A computer word specifying a certain action to be taken.
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The dependent variables in the study were: (1) number of words retained following each instructional session, (2) number of words retained at one week, and (3) number of control words read correctly.
The control condition involved assessing the students on six control words (i.
At the time of the initial assessment, the children were asked to read 20 words in addition to a group of six control words.
At the beginning of the week, the participants were again asked to read the six control words and 20 words to determine the unknown words that would be taught that week.
Transmitting this non-data information traditionally requires adding another SerDes link in parallel (doubling interconnect costs) or inserting control words or packets into the serial data stream (adding complexity through buffering and multiple clock domains).
QUALCOMM's PureVoice VR software delivers a complete, high-quality voice recognition solution, including speaker-dependent and speaker-independent speech recognition and control words, voice recording/memo and speech prompting.
When operating in conjunction with the Nagravision system, the BitMizer multiplexer performs the scrambling of services using the DVB common scrambling algorithm, synchronizing scrambling control words using the DVB interface specification.
QUALCOMM's PureVoice VR software delivers a complete, high-quality voice recognition solution including speaker-dependent speech recognition, speaker-independent control words, voice recording/memo and speech prompting.
QUALCOMM's PureVoice VR software delivers a complete, high-quality voice recognition solution, including: speaker-dependent speech recognition, speaker-independent control words, voice recording/memo and speech prompting.
It delivers speaker-dependent speech recognition, speaker-independent yes/no control words, voice memo and speech prompting.