transcription

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin transcriptio.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trænˈskrɪpʃən/

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

transcription (plural transcriptions)

  1. The act or process of transcribing.
  2. Something that has been transcribed, including:
    1. (music) An adaptation of a composition.
      These frame tale interludes frequently include transcriptions of Italian folk songs.
    2. A recorded radio or television programme.
    3. (linguistics) A representation of speech sounds as phonetic symbols.
  3. (genetics) The synthesis of RNA under the direction of DNA.

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Last modified on 18 April 2014, at 04:11