TIMIT was developed by a consortium including Texas Instruments and MIT, from which it derives its name.It was designed to provide data for the acquisition of acoustic-phonetic knowledge and to support the development and evaluation of automatic speech recognition systems.As in other chapters, there will be many examples drawn from practical experience managing linguistic data, including data that has been collected in the course of linguistic fieldwork, laboratory work, and web crawling.
And even as this update brings the article back into line with the final spec, a new series of recommendations are under development.
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