natural language

noun

Definition of natural language

1 : a language that is the native speech of a people (as English, Tamil, Samoan) — compare artificial language
2 : the language of ordinary speaking and writing fundamental problems of artificial intelligence—teaching computers to understand natural languages, such as English— Roger Draper

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“Natural language.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/natural%20language. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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