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  1. Oxford, Cambridge & RSA (examinations (board))
  2. [computing] Optical Character Recognition
  3. Office for Civil Rights (US)
  4. Office of the Chief Rabbi


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Google previewIntelligent Systems for Science and Information (2014)

Extended and Selected Results from the Science and Information Conference 2013 by Liming Chen, Supriya Kapoor, Rahul Bhatia

OCR is a basic tool for various applications like a large variety of banking, document automation, data entry applications, business, checks...

Google previewProceedings of the International Conference of Mechatronics and Cyber-MixMechatronics - 2017 (2017)

by Gheorghe I. Gheorghe

Optical character recognition (OCR) is an application example of machine learning techniques. OCR is a technic used by machine vision systems to convert scanned images of text to electronic text so that digitized data can be searched, ...

Google previewVirtual-Office Tools for a High-Margin Practice (2010)

How Client-Centered Financial Advisers Can Cut Paperwork, Overhead, and Wasted Hours by David J. Drucker, Joel P. Bruckenstein

Direct OCR Ifyou spend much of your time working in an application such as Microsoft Word or Microsoft Excel, Direct OCR is a useful feature. Direct OCR allows you to access the functionality of OmniPage Pro from within the program you are ...

Google previewProgress in Image Analysis and Processing, ICIAP 2013 (2013)

Naples, Italy, September 9-13, 2013, Proceedings by Alfredo Petrosino

As a consequence, a preliminary stage of image to text conversion by an Optical Character Recognizer (OCR) is required when a document is in image form. OCR is a time-consuming * Corresponding author. A. Petrosino (Ed.): ICIAP 2013 , ...

Google previewSams Teach Yourself Adobe Photoshop Elements 2 in 24 Hours (2003)

by Carla Rose, Jennifer Fulton

OCR is an exceptionally clever and useful application that scans pages of text and identifies each character, punctuation mark, and space. After identifying them , it puts the text into an open word processing document so you can edit and patch ...

Google previewOptical Character Recognition Systems for Different Languages with Soft Computing (2016)

by Arindam Chaudhuri, Krupa Mandaviya, Pratixa Badelia, Soumya K Ghosh

OCR is a technique of translating handwritten, typewritten or printed text characters to a machine-encoded text [23, 25]. It is a process of reading handwritten characters and recognizing them. It is widely used as a form of data entry from printed ...

Google previewReal Life Applications of Soft Computing (2010)

by Anupam Shukla, Ritu Tiwari, Rahul Kala

OCR refers to the problem of identifying the character ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Bilingual Education (2008)

by Josue M. Gonzalez

The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) of the U.S. Department of Education had its genesis in the civil rights movement and in the “War on Poverty” of the 1960s. The agency's mission is ensuring equal access to education and promoting educational ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Computer Science (2016)

by Andrew Butterfield, Gerard Ekembe Ngondi, Anne Kerr

OCR (optical character recognition) A process in which a machine scans, recognizes, and encodes information printed or typed in alphanumeric characters . The first devices, marketed around 1955, could only recognize a limited repertoire of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Eye (2010)

by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana

Ocular counterrolling (OCR) is a static torsional vestibuloocular reflex mediated by the otoliths of the inner ear. MRI during OCR shows coronal plane positions of the rectus EOMs being shifted torsionally ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microcomputers (1989)

Volume 4 - Computer-Related Applications: Computational Linguistics to dBase by Allen Kent, James G. Williams

INTRODUCTION Optical character recognition (OCR) refers to the ability of a machine to automatically read printed characters that reside on some machine- scannable medium such as paper. Although document and pnge reading are the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1984)

Volume 37 - Supplement 2: Alabama. University of Alabama Graduate School of Library Science to Universal Bibliographic Control by Allen Kent

The OCR market is growing rapidly in the areas of word processing and business communications. A secretary can type a letter, report, or other document in draft form using an OCR type font. The draft can then be input to a computer or word ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of School Segregation and Desegregation (1998)

The American Experience by Jeffrey A. Raffel

OFFICE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS (OCR) 189 data (discussed later), interest groups, the media, and the general public. Issues that have recently generated compliance reviews include ability grouping* that results in racial segregation' and ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Federal Agencies and Commissions (2009)

by Kathleen Hill, Gerald N. Hill

OCR also has responsibilities to enforce laws against disabilities discrimination by any public entity,whether they receive federal funds or not.Since January 8, 2002, OCR also ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Education Law (2008)

by Charles J. Russo

including the OCR and the EEOC. If individuals believe that they have been discriminated against in employment, there is a process to file discrimination charges with the EEOC. Often, EEOC officials contact employers, conduct investigations, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science, Second Edition - (2003)

by Miriam Drake

Optical character recognition The shipment's page images are now prepared for the OCR process performed by PrimeRecognition's Prime- OCR software. A script automatically opens image files that contain features other than plain text, ...

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The value of this 3-letter word is 5 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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