auto-abstract

auto-abstract

[¦ȯd·ō′ab‚strakt]
(computer science)
To select key words from a document, commonly by an automatic or machine method, for the purpose of forming an abstract of the document.
The material abstracted from a document by machine methods.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.