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  • n. A person who studies and uses terminology, especially in professional translation project management.


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  • After studying under Dr. Sue Ellen Wright at Kent State, I worked as a terminologist at Translingua in Germany for six months or so.

    The Professor and the Madman « Musings from an overworked translator

  • Despite having been trained as a terminologist at Kent State University, I had also never really put much thought into what a daunting task compiling a dictionary was back in the late 19th century without the help of computers.

    The Professor and the Madman « Musings from an overworked translator

  • The bill proposes that the board be expanded to include a terminologist, and that it be put under a duty to establish national lexicography units for each of the official languages.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The d.o.m. is not a terminologist in any sense of the term or trying to use any special term to mix anything.


  • (cc) one shall be either a terminologist or a lexicographer; and

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Schaechter-Gottesman’s brother, Dr. Mordkhe Schaechter (b. 1927), pre-eminent linguist and key figure in Yiddish language planning, is an adaptive terminologist and dialectologist.

    Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman.


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