conversational mode

conversational mode

[kän·vər′sā·shən·əl ‚mōd]
(communications)
A computer operating mode that permits queries and responses between the computer and human operators at keyboard terminals.
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In his usual conversational mode, Rahul asked, " What is the cost on one kg of potato?
The food does the talking and his pan-fried halibut with braised oxtail and hibiscus foam was in conversational mode.
The administrator made the point that this relaxed conversational mode, staffing-heavy though it was, seemed to keep the residents calm and engaged in their surroundings--in short, the human touch exemplified.
Along with meticulous historical descriptions, this conversational mode gives a deeper understanding of this practice than other historical or political accounts of it.
On a less contentious subject, Roessger, who is involved with both human factors and business development at the German company, says that within two to three years voice recognition systems for infortainment interface will have an adequate working vocabulary and it will take about 10 years before there will be systems that will be able to handle commands made in a natural conversational mode.
According to Chevalier's design team, the challenge was to find a control with many of the desired and necessary features, such as full CNC capability, conversational mode, G-code programmability, look-ahead, rotary axis spindle control, program simulation, graphic support, rotation/translation/scale & mirror frames, oscilloscope functionality, one-step access to tool data and a WYSIWYG feature.
With X-Caliber, iSeries programs still operate in their conversational mode for end users, but are architecturally much more efficient because they use the more cost-effective and scalable batch subsystem.
Since learning about technological innovation involves exposures to new and sometimes difficult information, using the conversational mode rather than the written mode may increase the perceived usefulness of the information.
Gierula describes her procedures in a low-key conversational mode from behind her work table, Relative to the usefulness of these videos in a school setting, there could be some concern over the triteness of some of the ceramic outcomes, but there are numerous worthwhile suggestions and technical tips in all segments of this series.
Its unique ability to interact in a diagnostic, conversational mode distinguishes it from search engines and chat-bots which simply respond to keywords.
We worked in the radio news department taking stories off of the Teletype machines aimed at the print media and transformed them into a more conversational mode.
In conversational mode, responses are listed hierarchically to display who responded to whom.