Definition of machine translation in English:

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machine translation

Pronunciation:
(also automatic translation)

noun

[mass noun]
Translation carried out by a computer.
Example sentences
  • When you put speech recognition together with machine translation, you get terrible results.
  • That is not predicted by machine translation, word-processor spell-checking, or incompetent retyping; it's just an inscrutable mystery.
  • Thanks to L & H Japanese-English machine translation software, we can offer a part translation of this particular Pentium III page.

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Line breaks: ma|chine trans|la¦tion

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