Published 2010. 145 pages. Hardcover. This book is an English-Irish and Irish-English space lexicon of a basic list containing more than 2600 terms.
An English-Irish lexicon of scientific and technical space-related terminology, Published 2010. 145 pages. Hardcover. This book is an English-Irish and Irish-English space lexicon of a basic list containing more than 2600 terms. The editorial team preparing this book was Irish. The words contained in this book were extracted from a large database of terms translated by a large group of international specialists to 20 languages. The work was validated and sponsored by the main concerned space agencies in the world. This homogenous system of terms is covering various fields of astronautics like space science, technology, medicine, law etc. General and common terms have been ignored. This book is intended to help the work of decision-makers, scientists, engineers, commercial and experts in charge of contracts, translators and librarians. The Space Technology (Ireland) Ltd. sponsored the initial data base work and the publication of the book. Terminology is a key issue for developing international cooperation and for a better understanding among people using various language.
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