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- adj. Capable of being translated into another language.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of being translated, or rendered into another language.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of being translated, or rendered into another language; that may be expressed in other words or terms.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. capable of being put into another form or style or language
- adj. capable of being changed in substance as if by alchemy
Saddam -- a name translatable as "he who confronts" -- staged a vicious purge.
Influence -- a word translatable in the Orient by a shorter one, cash -- must be brought to bear.
Translation theory gets screwy on the subject of "translatable" and "untranslatable" words.
Translation theory gets screwy on the subject of "translatable" and
-- a phrase imperfectly translatable, meaning, as near as may be, having flitter-mice in his campanile.
I promise I'll try to add subtitles but it is nearly "non" translatable, meaning has no sense ... just a crazy song: -)
There is a new trend toward a new genre listing, “Literary,” which generally means not easily adaptable, translatable into a movie; not action packed.
But upon further reflection, she has a point (although probably not the point she intended): It is difficult to defend a progressive view of the Constitution and judging, because it is a very nuanced approach not easily translatable into quick and accurate snippets.
In the vivid coinage of the title, Atemschaukel, translatable as "Breathswing", she is heir to the great Romanian-German exile poet Paul Celan, who could call one of his collections Atemwende, "Breathturn".
The courses are translatable to both certificate programs and Associate degrees.
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