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English definition of “transcribe”

transcribe

verb [T] (CHANGE)    /trænˈskraɪb/
to change a piece of writing or music into another form, for example into a different writing system or into music for different instruments: Transcribing the Ethiopian text into the English alphabet was their first task. The quintet had been transcribed for clarinet and piano.ChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of transcribe verb (CHANGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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