Dictation

• (n.) The act of dictating; the act or practice of prescribing; also that which is dictated. • (n.) The speaking to, or the giving orders to, in an overbearing manner; authoritative utterance; as, his habit, even with friends, was that of dictation.
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dictation

noun speech intended for reproduction in writing
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Dictation

[exercise] Dictation is the transcription of spoken text: one person who is `dictating` speaks and another who is `taking dictation` writes down the words as they are spoken. Among speakers of several languages, dictation is used as a test of language skill, similar to spelling bees in the English-speaking world. Secondary to teaching langu...
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Dictation

Dic¬∑ta'tion noun [ Latin dictatio .] 1. The act of dictating; the act or practice of prescribing; also that which is dictated. « It affords security against the dictation of laws.» Paley. 2. The speaking to, or the giving orders to, in an overbearing...
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Dictation

A technique in which the teacher reads a short passage out loud and students write down what the teacher reads; the teacher reads phrases slowly, giving students time twrite what they hear; the technique is used for practice as well as testing.
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dictation

an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
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dictation

dictation 1. The pronunciation of words that are to be written down. 2. The activity of taking down a passage that is read aloud by a teacher as a test of spelling, writing, or language skills. 3. Arbitrary command; the exercise of dictatorship. 4. The action of giving orders authoritatively or categorically.
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dictation

[n] - speech intended for reproduction in writing 2. [n] - matter that has been dictated and transcribed
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