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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A printed translation of foreign language dialogue appearing near the bottom of the screen of a motion picture.

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  • Resolved the spacing issue seen in Korean subtitles during video playback
  • Burned-in English subtitles translate the ridiculous dialogue, adding to the nausea.
  • Ben Yagoda bemoans the increase not only in subtitles but in the length of subtitles
  • Um, first off, watching anime in Japanese with French subtitles is mind-numbingly fun. for more
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