electronic text


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Noun1.electronic text - text that is in a form that computer can store or display on a computer screen
text, textual matter - the words of something written; "there were more than a thousand words of text"; "they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech"; "he wants to reconstruct the original text"
machine-displayable text - electronic text that is stored and used in the form of a digital image
machine-readable text - electronic text that is stored as strings of characters and that can be displayed in a variety of formats
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Electronic text (word processing files) with screen voice readers, such as JAWS, to read print materials using a computer
In an interactive text, there are examples embedded in the electronic text for the student to experiment with, and the student uses the capabilities of Mathematica to solve problems in-line.
Linguists engaged in creating the Electronic Text Corpus of Sumerian Literature and younger ones who have been attracted to it present studies drawing mostly from that database, which is freely available online.
Strategies are also offered on how to use the annotation, reference and hypertext capabilities of electronic text to promote active reading.
Massachusetts law prohibits all drivers from sending or reading electronic text messages.
The Zoom EX takes scanned text and converts it into an electronic text file, which can be saved, edited and read to the student.
Although the Electronic Text Centre project has been approved by the university as one of the major fundraising projects of the Jubilee Fundraising initiative, no funds for the project have been raised to date.
So while the pace is increasing, you have access to an enormous amount of information very quickly through these new resources and electronic text searching," McDonough said.
These computers will make it possible for blind learners to read electronic text using an electro-mechanical display that raises dots against a flat surface.
Once data is captured from paper and translated into electronic text, it is imported directly into VWA's Deduction Management Operating System (DMOS).
Moira Smith and Paul Yachnes used a similar ethnographically informed approach to their study of an electronic text center in an academic library.
The software uses a multi-sensory approach - presenting printed or electronic text on the computer screen with added visual and audible accessibility.

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