Definitions of translation

  1. a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language
  2. the act of changing in form or shape or appearance; " a photograph is a translation of a scene onto a two- dimensional surface"
  3. ( mathematics) a transformation in which the origin the the coordinate system is moved to another position but the direction of each axis remains the same
  4. rewording something in less technical terminology
  5. a uniform movement without rotation
  6. ( genetics) the process whereby genetic information coded in messenger RNA directs the formation of a specific protein at a ribosome in the cytoplasm
  7. ( 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
  8. 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.
  9. The act of rendering into another language; interpretation; as, the translation of idioms is difficult.
  10. That which is obtained by translating something a version; as, a translation of the Scriptures.
  11. A transfer of meaning in a word or phrase, a metaphor; a tralation.
  12. Motion in which all the points of the moving body have at any instant the same velocity and direction of motion; - opposed to rotation.
  13. Translator.
  14. The act of changing or removing; the act of changing from one language to another; a book, article, etc., changed from one language into another; a change.
  15. The act of translating: removal to another place: the rendering into another language: a version.
  16. Act of translating; a version.
  17. A translating.
  18. A reproduction in a different language.
  19. Change or removal from one place to another; the removal of a person to heaven without tasting death; the act of expressing the words of one language by the words of another; interpretation; a version.
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