A boxy structure traditionally built of heavy wooden timbers, to support an existing structure from below, as with a mineshaft or a building being raised off its foundation in preparation for being moved; see cribbing.
A change affecting a sound or a class of sounds that is conditioned by morphological or syntactic factors rather than purely phonological factors, as in Irish, where certain words cause the lenition of the initial consonants of the following word.
implies the writing of words with characters of another alphabet that represent the same sound or sounds a Greek motto transliterated into the English alphabet
, in this connection, is applied to a free translation of a passage or work from another language
is applied to a particular translation of a given work, esp. of the Bible the King James Version
implies the rendering from one language into another of something written or spoken a German translation of Shakespeare
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