Monthly Archives: September 2015

Glossary of Terms

8-bit Unicode Transfer Format - See UTF-8 Accelerator key - See Hot key Accented character - A character with a diacritic, i.e. a mark placed over, under, or through a Latin character. Diacritics usually indicate a change in phonetic value, for example in ä or ç. Alignment - Creating a translation memory database by matching…
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Translation Industry Terms and Definitions

Many different definitions and descriptions for localization are used in the software and translation industry. Below you will find a commonly used definition, as well as descriptions of some related terms, including: Internationalization, Localization, Globalization, Translation, and Language Engineering. Explanations of many other commonly used terms can be found in the Glossary of Terms. Internationalization…
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