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interpreternoun [C]

 us   /ɪnˈtɜr·prɪ·t̬ər/
a ​person whose ​job is to ​change what someone is saying into the words of another ​language: The Chinese ​witnesstestified with the ​help of an interpreter.
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interpreternoun [C]

uk   /ɪnˈtɜː.prə.tər/  us   /ɪnˈtɝː.prə.t̬ɚ/
  • interpreter noun [C] (BETWEEN LANGUAGES)

someone whose ​job is to ​change what someone ​else is saying into another ​language: She ​works as an interpreter in Brussels. Speaking through an interpreter, the ​president said the ​terms of the ​ceasefire were ​completelyunacceptable.
  • interpreter noun [C] (COMPUTER PROGRAM)

specialized computing a ​computerprogram that ​changes the ​instructions in another ​program into a ​form that can be ​easilyunderstood by a ​computer
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interpreternoun [C]

uk   us   /ɪnˈtɜːprɪtər/
a ​person whose ​job is to ​change what someone is saying into another ​language as that ​person is speaking: act as/work as an interpreter She ​works as an interpreter for a ​newsagency.through/via an interpreter The ​businessleaderaddressed the ​conference through an interpreter.
IT a ​computerprogram that ​changesinstructions into a ​form that can be understood and used by the ​computer
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