Terminology | International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Issues in Specialized Communication

ORCID logoKyo Kageura | University of Tokyo, Japan
ORCID logoRita Temmerman | Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
Terminology is an independent journal with a cross-cultural and cross-disciplinary scope. It focuses on the discussion of (systematic) solutions not only of language problems encountered in translation, but also, for example, of (monolingual) problems of ambiguity, reference and developments in multidisciplinary communication. Particular attention will be given to new and developing subject areas such as knowledge representation and transfer, information technology tools, expert systems and terminological databases. Terminology encompasses terminology both in general (theory and practice) and in specialized fields (LSP), such as physics; biomedical sciences; technology; engineering; humanities; management; law; arts; business administration; trade; corporate identity; economics; methodology; and any other area in which terminology is essential to improve communication.

Terminology publishes its articles Online First.

For more information on terminology, see also the TermNet newsletter.

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ISSN: 0929-9971 | E-ISSN: 1569-9994
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Latest articles

21 September 2023

  • Andrew Rothwell , Joss Moorkens , María Fernández-Parra , Joanna Drugan Frank Austermuehl . 2023. Translation Tools and Technologies
    Reviewed by Haoda Feng Gang Zeng
  • 25 July 2023

  • Frame semantics in the lexical database SciE-Lex
    Emilia Castaño Isabel Verdaguer Clavera
  • Managing polysemy in terminological resources
    Marie-Claude L’Homme
  • 27 June 2023

  • Exploring terminological relations between multi-word terms in distributional semantic models
    Yizhe Wang , Béatrice Daille Nabil Hathout
  • 31 January 2023

  • A usage-based diachronic study of translated terminology : Exemplified by the translated term 资本化 (zibenhua, capitalisation/capitalise)
    Xiaona Dong , Xiangqing Wei Runze Liu | TERM 29:1 (2023) pp. 103–132
  • 27 January 2023

  • Valérie Delavigne Dardo de Vecchi (dir.). 2021. Termes en discours. Entreprises et organisations
    Reviewed by Mojca Pecman | TERM 29:1 (2023) pp. 162–167
  • 20 January 2023

  • From “three doors” to “one revolving door” : Extending the Theory of Doors for a cross-lingual study of the concept of violence in English and Chinese language and culture
    Yujing Liu Xiangqing Wei | TERM 29:1 (2023) pp. 133–161
  • 4 October 2022

  • Terminological problems of terminology users : Analysis of questions in terminological counselling service on the Terminologišče website
    Mojca Žagar Karer Tanja Fajfar | TERM 29:1 (2023) p. 78
  • 7 July 2022

  • Terminological hybridity in institutional legal translation : A corpus-driven analysis of key genres of EU and international law
    Fernando Prieto Ramos Giorgina Cerutti | TERM 29:1 (2023) pp. 45–77
  • 30 June 2022

  • ‘Arm’s length’ phraseology? Building bridges from general language to specialized language phraseology – a study based on a specialized dictionary of International Commerce and Economics in Spanish and English
    José Luis Rojas Díaz | TERM 29:1 (2023) pp. 1–44
  • 9 June 2022

  • Automatic medical term extraction from Vietnamese clinical texts
    Chau Vo , Tru Cao , Ngoc Truong , Trung Ngo Dai Bui | TERM 28:2 (2022) pp. 299–327
  • 31 May 2022

  • Interlingual terminological asymmetry as one of the aspects of studying foreign languages
    Tetyana Karlova | TERM 28:2 (2022) pp. 199–227
  • 12 May 2022

  • Repérage automatisé de l’hyponymie dans des corpus spécialisés en français à l’aide de Sketch Engine
    Antonio San Martín , Catherine Trekker Pilar León-Araúz | TERM 28:2 (2022) pp. 264–298
  • 7 April 2022

  • Corpus-based bilingual terminology extraction in the power engineering domain
    Tanja Ivanović , Ranka Stanković , Branislava Šandrih Todorović Cvetana Krstev | TERM 28:2 (2022) pp. 228–263
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    Editorial Board
    ORCID logoBassey E. Antia | University of the Western Cape, South Africa
    ORCID logoNathalie Aussenac-Gilles | Université Paul Sabatier, France
    Caroline Barrière | University of Ottawa, Canada
    ORCID logoŁucja Biel | University of Warsaw, Poland
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    ORCID logoMarita Kristiansen | NHH, Norwegian School of Economics, Norway
    ORCID logoMarie-Claude L'Homme | University of Montreal, Canada
    ORCID logoElizabeth Marshman | University of Ottawa, Canada
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    ORCID logoŠpela Vintar | University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Xiangqing Wei | Nanjing University, China
    Maria-Cornelia Wermuth | KU Leuven, Belgium
    ORCID logoPierre Zweigenbaum | LIMSI-CNRS, France
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    Terminology & Lexicography


    Translation & Interpreting Studies

    Translation Studies

    Main BIC Subject

    CFM: Lexicography

    Main BISAC Subject

    LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General