Definition of translational in US English:



  • 1Relating to the process of translating words or text from one language into another.

    ‘its appearance in English we owe to the translational skill of John Archer’
  • 2technical Relating to the conversion of something from one form or medium into another.

    ‘the effects of mitochondrial translational dysfunction’
  • 3formal, technical Denoting or relating to the movement of a body from one point of space to another.

    ‘translational and rotational motion’