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machine translation

n.
Automatic translation, as by computer, from one natural language to another.

machine translation

n
(Computer Science) the production of text in one natural language from that in another by means of computer procedures
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Noun1.machine translation - the use of computers to translate from one language to anothermachine translation - the use of computers to translate from one language to another
artificial intelligence, AI - the branch of computer science that deal with writing computer programs that can solve problems creatively; "workers in AI hope to imitate or duplicate intelligence in computers and robots"
computational linguistics - the use of computers for linguistic research and applications
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They do a quick lookup using a popular online machine translator for the English to Chinese translation of the term, drop the translation into the graphic and send out the article.
This new machine translator, which debuted in Barcelona last October, aroused a lot of interest in translation circles due both to its innovative approach to the problem and to its sparkling results.
When IBM developed the first machine translator in 1954, Professor Leon Dostert, a Georgetown language scholar and pioneer of electronic translation, confidently predicted that it would be possible to translate an entire book using the techniques "five, perhaps three years hence.
The Phraselator, a speech-to-speech machine translator from English to Arabic, Dari, Pashtu, and Urdu currently in use in Afghanistan, began as a DARPA initiative and will continue under the LASER, ACTD.
NEW ORLEANS, May 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the Association of Language Companies 2012 conference, Science Applications International Corporation(SAIC)(NYSE: SAI) and Lingotek announced a new machine translation solution incorporating the SAIC Omnifluent Translate (TM) hybrid machine translator (HMT) within Lingotek's Collaborative Translation Platform (TM).

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