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 (trăns-lā′shən, trănz-)
a. The act or process of translating, especially from one language into another.
b. The state of being translated.
2. A translated version of a text.
3. Physics Motion of a body in which every point of the body moves parallel to and the same distance as every other point of the body.
4. Biology The process by which messenger RNA directs the amino acid sequence of a growing polypeptide during protein synthesis.

trans′la·to′ry (-lə-tôr′ē) adj.
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a rare variant of translational
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It was "that blackness" in which the lunar nights are insteeped, which last three hundred and fifty-four hours and a half at each point of the disc, a long night resulting from the equality of the translatory and rotary movements of the moon.
In modern industry, it is mostly common to use translatory motion to transmit energy in deep sea environment.
Wear resistance of the 3D printed cylinders was investigated using the translatory oscillation apparatus SRV-III of the company Optimol GmbH Munich, Germany.
In our patient, mandibular molars were distalized with a translatory type of movement.
These translatory MOEMS devices could be used for instance to adjust an optical path length/optical path difference, something which is of interest for a range of applications, including confocal microscopy, optical coherence tomography, and also for FTIR spectroscopy.
When a convex joint surface moves on a concave surface, the rotary movement or roll and the translatory movement or slide occur in opposite directions simultaneously.60
Such a translatory role in fictional women reflects--and likely draws upon--the frustrating self-effacement demanded of real-life women translators of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
The system under consideration consists of a rigid block of mass m and a viscoelastic rod attached to it, as it is shown in Figure 1, which moves translatory without friction along the horizontal sur face.
Unlike the other three muscles of the rotator cuff that produce an inferior translatory component to counteract the pull of the deltoid, the action line of the supraspinatus produces a superior translatory moment (29).
Translatory cooperation: Roles, skills and coordination in intercultural text design.