Dictation

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Dictation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • matter that has been dictated and transcribed; a dictated passage; "he mailed the dictation without bothering to read it"
  • speech intended for reproduction in writing
  • an authoritative direction or instruction to do something

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an authoritative direction or instruction to do something ,
  • speech intended for reproduction in writing ,
  • matter that has been dictated and transcribed; a dictated passage; "he signed and mailed his dictation without bothering to read it"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Dictation'


  • Dictation: Dictation can refer to: Dictation (exercise), when one person speaks while another person transcribes what is spoken. A dictation machine, a device used
  • Dictation (exercise): Cha, see Dictee. Dictation is the transcription of spoken text: one person who is "dictating" speaks and another who is "taking dictation" writes down the
  • Dictation machine: A dictation machine is a sound recording device most commonly used to record speech for later playback or to be typed into print. It includes digital
  • Digital dictation: Digital dictation is a method of recording and editing the spoken word in real-time. The recording is done by the use of a digital recorder. Digital recorders
  • Dragon Dictation: Dragon Dictation is a speech recognition application for Apple's iOS platforms including iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. The app provides automatic speech-to-text

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