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Synonyms for dictation

an authoritative direction or instruction to do something

matter that has been dictated and transcribed

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I glanced over the two dictations; Eulalie's was slurred, blotted, and full of silly mistakes--Sylvie's (such was the name of the ugly little girl) was clearly written, it contained no error against sense, and but few faults of orthography.
It was infinitely less killing than the task of sitting for hours at a table in a cold study to take the books of Peter Ivanovitch from dictation. But you shall see yourself what that is like, so I needn't say any more about it."
"It is by no means certain that I will ever take Peter Ivanovitch from dictation," said Miss Haldin.
"Dictation as a language learning device", The Internet TESL Journal 8(3).
Dragon Dictation 2.0 allows you to speak into your iPhone for up to one minute and instantly see your text or e-mail message.
An updated dictation app for the iPhone lets you speak your mind, then post your musing directly to Twitter or Facebook.
Summary: me2me to offer the leading automated digital dictation service as part of its product portfolio
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-29 August 2008-Carl Lamm Holding AB selected exclusive supplier of digital dictation equipment to Swedish regional council(C)1994-2008 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
Following its acquisition by the Auto Time Group, Peckmore Electronics, a leading supplier of dictation equipment, is operating as part of Dictation Services, the dictation and workflow management consultancy division of the group.
In "Story Dictation: A Guide For Early Childhood Professionals", academician Ann Gadzikowsi draws upon her more than twenty years of experience and expertise as a classroom teacher and as a director of early childhood programs to provide teachers and caregivers with the fundamental tools and techniques to help children tell stories by recording their words on paper exactly as they are spoken.
Using electronic notes for structured documentation offers several advantages over dictation for documenting patient encounters.
* Automatically uploaded dictation to a local area network (LAN) without the need for a PC connection.
After a year of piloting a digital dictation scheme with consultants, the project is being rolled out across the rest of the Walsgrave site.
DigtaSoft consists of three different modules: "DigtaMobile', the solution for mobile dictations on the go, 'DigtaProfessional" for stationary dictation, and 'DigtaOffice', the transcription software.