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transcribe
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
write out from speech, notes, etc.;
or: rewrite in a different script;
or: rewrite or arrange a piece of music for an instrument or medium other than that originally intended;
or: make a phonetic transcription of;
or: convert the genetic information in (a strand of DNA) into a strand of RNA, especially messenger RNA
  • And in this chapter it was, headed, "Smeer," or "Fat," that I found a long detailed list of the outfits for the larders and cellars of 180 sail of Dutch whalemen; from which list, as translated by Dr. Snodhead, I transcribe the following: 400,000 lbs. of beef.
    Chapters 100-102 — The Pequod meets....; The Decanter; A Bower in the Arsacides (65% in)

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