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n. pl. ter·mi·nol·o·gies
1. The vocabulary of technical terms used in a particular field, subject, science, or art; nomenclature.
2. The study of nomenclature.

[German Terminologie, from Medieval Latin terminus, expression; see term.]

ter′mi·no·log′i·cal (-nə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
ter′mi·no·log′i·cal·ly adv.
ter′mi·nol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.terminological - of or concerning terminology; "terminological disputes"


[ˌtɜːmɪnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJterminológico



(təːmiˈnolədʒi) plural termiˈnologies noun
the special words or phrases used in a particular art, science etc. legal terminology; Every science has its own terminology.
ˌterminoˈlogical adjective
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She, on the other hand commends her own ministers for using the (eg red bus) terminological inexactitudes of Boris Johnson subsequently.
The making of dictionaries of technical terms is called terminological lexicography.
Among their topics are the impact of translation direction on characteristics of translated texts: a multivariate analysis for English and German, the variability of English loanword use in Belgian Dutch translations: measuring the effect of source language and register, contrasting terminological variation in post-editing and human translation of texts from the technical and medical domain, exploratory analysis of dimensions influencing variation in translation: the case of text register and translation method, and English-German contrasts in cohesion and implications for translation.
I am rather concerned with his historiographical efforts, and the terminological profusion which his writings brought upon turning points of "our" common history.
Fortunately, however, the book's front-loaded--and frankly high-minded--conceptual and terminological apparatus doesn't always figure prominently in later chapters.
Information about the unique features of the Masoretic text (a text "key to the Jewish Bible's history, or better yet, the key to its Jewishness"), and about the necessarily interpretive work of vocalization and translation, proves to be an exciting introduction to the Bible's evolution, while some of Stern's terminological presentations (here, midrash is "the rabbinic name for Bible study") are both curious and illuminating.
Documentation of the client with all the information, especially with the research results and material and terminological clarifications.
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students and teachers which fulfils the basic terminological concepts.
The boundary between terminological and general vocabulary is unstable, its character being not historical but functional one.