Technical glossary

Technical glossary of translation terms

Technical glossary

Occasionally, you’ll come across some unfamiliar terms on the intercontact website or when talking to people in the localisation and translation industry. You’ll find many of these terms listed here with short explanations.

Technical glossary

XLIFF is the abbreviation for "XML Localisation Interchange File Format". XLIFF is an XML-based format and is used exclusively for translations and localisations. In the translation field, XLIFF files serve as the standard format for exchanging translation files with corresponding contextual information.

Synonyms - XLIFF, XML localisation interchange file format, XML localization interchange file format
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