Examples of dictation in a Sentence
He used a tape recorder for dictation.
Recent Examples of dictation from the Web
The product is always a direct reflection of the views of his conference -- not his own dictation.
Recognizing the historical significance of the Alabama game is a far cry from taking dictation from Tuscaloosa.
The reason for its silence may go back 10 years, to when Microsoft product manager Shanen Boettcher demonstrated voice dictation inside Windows Vista—and flubbed it.
Also, aren’t there a lot of voice dictation translations apps out there now?
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First Known Use of dictation
DICTATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dictation for English Language Learners
: the act of speaking words that someone writes down or that a machine records : the act of dictating words
DICTATION Defined for Kids
Definition of dictation for Students
: the act of speaking words for someone else to write down or for a machine to record the words spoken
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