Technical glossary

Technical glossary of translation terms

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.

Copy

Copy refers to written material, as opposed to images, photographs or other elements of layout. It is used in websites, newsletters, magazines, advertising, newspapers and books etc. In advertising, copy is used to encourage consumers to buy goods or services.

See also: Copywriting

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