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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OCR (optical character recognition) will convert typed, handwritten, or printed text, or text in photographs, into machinecoded electronic text that can be easily edited, indexed to be searched, shared, or even read aloud back to you.
Falc (2013) surveyed a public speaking class that used an e-textbook and found that 47% did enjoy using the electronic text, with 44% "not sure about liking the eBook," and 18% being very frustrated.
There are similarities, but whatever electronic text is, it is not a book.
How is the book remembered in this electronic text? Reading The Jew's Daughter is a process of constant rereading.
A companion website offers full electronic text and links to PubMed abstracts.
Deputy District Attorney Erik Hasselman said Schley is charged with continuing to contact the girl through electronic text messages using a special application to hide or destroy the 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.
Massachusetts law prohibits all drivers from sending or reading electronic text messages.
My article "A Shifting Electronic Text: Close Reading 'White-Faced Bromeliads on 20 Hectares'" elaborates on the challenge of reading this text and provides strategies for approaching it.
Kurzweil 1000 is award-winning software that makes print or electronic text accessible to people who are blind or visually impaired.
The product's one-button archive helps save calibration results as an electronic text file.

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