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Definition of Translation


  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. A transfer of meaning in a word or phrase, a metaphor; a tralation.
  5. Transfer of meaning by association; association of ideas.
  6. Motion in which all the points of the moving body have at any instant the same velocity and direction of motion; -- opposed to rotation.
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Translation Translations

translation in Afrikaans is vertaling
translation in Dutch is translatie, translaat, overzetting
translation in French is traduction
translation in Italian is traduzione, traduzione