Babylon 10.0.2 (r12)
In this case, the Babylon desktop application is recommended, since it can provide you with an extensive set of tools that significantly reduces the time needed for searching word equivalents and explanations.
One-click translation mode
Babylon offers instant word translation by integrating with any desktop application. Thus, clicking on any term brings up the search results in a pop-up window, extracted from the large database of words, phrases, abbreviations, acronyms, encyclopedic and slang terms that the application comes with.
You can enhance your experience by adding new resources to the Babylon database, such as dictionaries and glossaries from the most varied fields of information.
Search operations, text-to-speech and unit conversions
The Babylon window enables you to search for terms and explanations online or translate a whole text from one language to another. Available in more than 30 different languages, the human voice feature is designed to read texts or words out loud, thus helping you learn and practice native pronunciation. Also, the application can be used for performing currency and other unit conversions.
Other handy features to play with
Language recognition, complete lists of verb conjugations and tenses, term auto-completion and suggestions, automatic spell checking and proof-reading, writing aid capabilities, document translation are just some of the premium features, available to registered users only.
The Babylon desktop application can be easily activated and disabled using the mouse or the keyboard. Moreover, users can fully customize its appearance by changing the font type and size, the skin, the transparency or the window position.
Powerful and reliable educational tool
With an experience of more than 15 years, Babylon offers its users advanced translation software services, providing them with one-click translation within any desktop application. Its wide word, thesaurus and glossary database, together with the text-to-speech agent make it a reliable virtual dictionary, ready to help you translate personal or business documents, without requiring a specialists’ assistance.
Reviewed by Mihaela Citea, last updated on July 10th, 2014
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Application descriptionThe Babylon application allows you to optimize your searching for unknown data. Clicking on any term from any desktop ...
Users are advised to pay attention while installing this ad-supported application:
- Offers to change the homepage for web browsers installed in the system
- Offers to change the default search engine for web browsers installed in the system
- Offers to download or install software or components (such as browser toolbars) that the program does not require to fully function