a loan translation, especially one resulting from bilingual interference in which the internal structure of a borrowed word or phrase is maintained but its morphemes are replaced by those of the native language, as German halbinsel for peninsula.
to form (a word or phrase) through the process of loan translation.
another word for loan translation
verb calques, calquing, calqued
(transitive) another word for calk3
calresco Complexity and Artificial Life Research Concept for Self-Organizing Systems
cals/ce Computer-aided Acquisition and Logistic Support/Concurrent Engineering [Program]
a city in central Sicily: cathedral; Norman monastery. Historical Examples Corleone F. Marion Crawford Castellinaria Henry Festing Jones Castellinaria Henry Festing Jones Castellinaria Henry Festing Jones noun a city in central Sicily: sulphur mines. Pop: 61 438 (2001)
noun the California Institute of Technology