Definition of transcript noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈtrænskrɪpt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtrænskrɪpt//
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  1. 1(also transcription) a written or printed copy of words that have been spoken a transcript of the interview The White House posted a transcript of the speech on its website.
  2. 2(especially North American English) an official record of a student’s work that shows the courses they have taken and the marks/grades they have achieved
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French transcrit, from Latin transcriptum, neuter past participle of transcribere, from trans- ‘across’ + scribere ‘write’. The spelling change in the 15th cent. was due to association with the Latin.
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