What is transcription?

  • (noun): The act of making a record (especially an audio record).
    Synonyms: recording
    See also — Additional definitions below

More definitions of "transcription":

  • (noun): A sound or television recording (e.g., from a broadcast to a tape recording).
  • (noun): Something written, especially copied from one medium to another, as a typewritten version of dictation.
    Synonyms: written text
  • (noun): (genetics) the organic process whereby the DNA sequence in a gene is copied into mRNA; the process whereby a base sequence of messenger RNA is synthesized on a template of complementary DNA.