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tran·scrip·tion

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pronunciation:
traen skrIp shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or product of transcribing.
There was no audio recording of the program, but one can obtain a typed transcription.
similar words:
rendition
definition 2: the act or product of adapting music to a medium or instrument other than that for which it was composed.
similar words:
rendition
definition 3: a recording used for later broadcasting, as of a radio program or announcement.
definition 4: the process by which genetic information is transferred to an RNA molecule that has been synthesized from DNA.
derivations: transcriptional (adj.), transcriptionally (adv.)