glossary

Romanesque Art

"Throughout the 11th and 12th centuries there was a growing spirit of religious fervour in Europe. Groups of pilgrims embarked upon journeys to holy sites and the Crusades were organized to set the Holy Land free from the Muslims. At the same time, more and more devotees renounced the mundane world to retire into religious communities called monasteries. Soon monks gained great influence on all aspects of contemporary society.

AFEMS Glossary

"The Glossary presented in this part of the website has been compiled by AFEMS’s Technical Committee on the base of its practical experience and intends to provide an operative support to the Member of the Association dealing with the proper definition of technical words in the most common EU languages.
It is not a comprehensive instrument, because it doesn’t cover the full range of terms used in our industry and the term’s definitions could be subject in the time to further change and refinement. The Glossary doesn’t intend to provide any legal definition of the terms included."

An English-Spanish Glossary of Terminology used in Forestry, Range, Wildlife, Fishery, Soils, and Botany

"The English-Spanish/Spanish-English equivalent translations of scientific and management terms (jargon) commonly used in the field of natural resource management are presented. The glossary is useful in improving communications and fostering understanding between Spanish- and English-speaking persons."

I•ATE

"I·ATE is an interactive multilingual glossary on culinary terms that allows to share common knowledge, discover and preserve related concepts widespread across Europe. (...) I·ATE works on the basis of the relationship between the concept and its designations in the European multilingual environment. The glossary presents a culinary term and its equivalents in the countries in which the concept exists. Every term is linked to a map displaying a geographical area that indicates how gastronomy can go beyond national borders.

Glossary of Housing Terms

"Formerly titled A Glossary of House-Building and Site-Development Terms, this invaluable reference text has been used for three decades by people in the housing industry and by university and college students enrolled in construction-related education programs. Completely revised, this comprehensive, up-to-date glossary incorporates more than 300 new definitions to reflect current construction terminology."

FAO TERM PORTAL

"The TERM PORTAL has been created to store, manage and update concepts, terms and definitions related to the various fields of FAO’s activity. The idea is to offer a single search window for all glossaries, in one or several languages, as a mechanism to enhance the exchange of information and facilitate communication."

Sierterm

"SIERTERM es el resultado de un proyecto de I+D+i realizado con financiación de la Universidad Europea de Madrid con una duración de 1 año. El objetivo general del proyecto SIERTERM es la creación de un glosario terminológico trilingüe para la traducción en los ámbitos de los Sistemas Inteligentes y Energías Renovables que contribuya a solventar la escasez de recursos electrónicos.

"Sierterm is an R&D Project funded by the Universidad Europea de Madrid for a year with the aim of creating a terminological trilingual glossary (terminology records) for translators working in the fields of Intelligent Systems and Renewable Energies. More specifically, Sierterm concentrates on: • Compiling documents for term identification and extraction. • Uploading these terms into a collaborative platform that allows for public access and collaboration."

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