translation operation

translation operation

[tran′slā·shən ‚äp·ə‚rā·shən]
(physics)
The process of moving an object along a straight line in such a way that any line which is fixed with respect to the object remains parallel to its original direction.
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While it would be possible to do this translation operation on raw EnergyPlus input files, the OpenStudio software package (Guglielmetti et al.
She has been involved in translation operation management since 1995, being in charge of translation of the acquis communautaire into Estonian before her country's accession to the EU, managing the Estonian language unit in the Council of the EU from 2004 to 2008 and the Estonian language department of DG Translation from 2008 to 2011.
As the term translation is not explicit enough to designate the psycholinguistic operations that leads to such a result and occur in the mind of the person who translates, according to complex algorithms, it would be more appropriate to talk about activity of translation, translation operation, translation process, translation mechanism or translation act to do justice to the complexity of this process.
How the Latin American editing and translation operation became known as Chester is a mystery.
A figure which currently stands at 18 million translation operations per day.

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