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"Quite so, sir," I said, and continued to transcribe from the printed page.

I shall regret all my life I did not transcribe this letter.

I cannot forbear to transcribe what a friend has written to me.

As the tale differs in some particulars from that already given, I will transcribe it.

But we need not transcribe further this overwhelming document.

"Well, then, put it in a player and transcribe it by ear," I told him.

There is no need to transcribe the history of education here.

I transcribe selections; the spelling, as before, being my own.

When they returned to the office, Athalie began to transcribe her stenographic notes.

Having been favored with a copy of the opening address, I transcribe it.

WORD ORIGIN

1550s, from Latin transcribere "to copy, write again in another place, write over, transfer," from trans- "over" (see trans-) + scribere "write" (see script (n.)). To do it poorly is to transcribble (1746). Related: Transcribed; transcribing.

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