- a function obtained from a given function by adding the same constant to each value of the variable of the given function and moving the graph of the function a constant distance to the right or left.
- a transformation in which every point of a geometric figure is moved the same distance in the same direction.
Origin of translation
SYNONYMS FOR translation
Related formstrans·la·tion·al, adjectivetrans·la·tion·al·ly, adverbpre·trans·la·tion, nounre·trans·la·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for retranslation
That the Syriac has it so, is of little weight; seeing it is no original Syriac, but retranslation.Hope of the Gospel|George MacDonald
A glance at my retranslation will show the reader that this must be true.The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
His splendid command of language was acquired by the practise of translation and retranslation.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7|Elbert Hubbard
Many paronomasiae discover themselves on retranslation into Hebrew.
The above is a retranslation by Mr. Bandelier from the Spanish text.Ancient Society|Lewis Henry Morgan