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trans·late (trnslt, trnz-, trns-lt, trnz-)

v. trans·lat·ed, trans·lat·ing, trans·lates
v.tr.

1. To render in another language.

2.
a. To put into simpler terms; explain or interpret.
b. To express in different words; paraphrase.

3.
a. To change from one form, function, or state to another; convert or transform: translate ideas into reality.
b. To express in another medium.

4. To transfer from one place or condition to another.

5. To forward or retransmit (a telegraphic message).