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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 trans·la·tion /træn(t)sˈleʃən, trænz-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 trans·la·tion /træn(t)sˈleʃən, trænz-/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

 翻譯 變換

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Trans·la·tion n.
 1. The act of translating, removing, or transferring; removal; also, the state of being translated or removed; as, the translation of Enoch; the translation of a bishop.
 2. The act of rendering into another language; interpretation; as, the translation of idioms is difficult.
 3. That which is obtained by translating something a version; as, a translation of the Scriptures.
 4. Rhet. A transfer of meaning in a word or phrase, a metaphor; a tralation. [Obs.]
 5. Metaph. Transfer of meaning by association; association of ideas.
 6. Kinematics Motion in which all the points of the moving body have at any instant the same velocity and direction of motion; -- opposed to rotation.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a written communication in a second language having the same
           meaning as the written communication in a first language
           [syn: interlingual rendition, rendering, version]
      2: a uniform movement without rotation
      3: the act of changing in form or shape or appearance; "a
         photograph is a translation of a scene onto a
         two-dimensional surface" [syn: transformation]
      4: (mathematics) a transformation in which the origin of the
         coordinate system is moved to another position but the
         direction of each axis remains the same
      5: (genetics) the process whereby genetic information coded in
         messenger RNA directs the formation of a specific protein
         at a ribosome in the cytoplasm
      6: rewording something in less technical terminology
      7: the act of uniform movement [syn: displacement]