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Transliteration - definitions

Transliteration - Process of converting words from a source text or audio file into a written text that facilitates pronunciation of the words.

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Source: Common Sense Advisory, 01 February 2010 08:25:40, External

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Transliteration - ... we use the word transliteration to denote a transformation that replaces letters in an alphabet with letters of another alphabet and transcription to denote any other transformation between writing systems.  Often "transliteration" is used as a term that covers both kinds of transformation. 

Jukka K. Korpela (2006), "Unicode Explained", O'Reilly, Sebastopol, CA, USA

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