Chinese-English Technical Terms

Over 3 million entries

Over 60 domains, mostly science and technology

Constantly expanded and proofread

Overview

The Chinese-English Database of Technical Terms (CETERM) is a comprehensive database of over 2.9 million entries covering a broad spectrum of about 60 fields in the major domains of science and technology, ideally suited for MT and NLP applications.

CETERM is available either as a full package or as domain-specific modules, such as IT, chemistry, and medicine. Available also are the English-Chinese modules, so that the total number of entries is nearly six million entries. If you require a specific subdomain, please contact us for samples.

Principal Domains

Computer

170,000 entries

Civil Engineering

45,000 entries

Chemical

74,000 entries

Mechanical Engineering

76,000 entries

Chemical

74,000 entries

Biology

57,000 entries

* Select different dialects by clicking on the tabs below.
No.EnglishChineseEntriesChinese Unique
1Accounting会计学3,4623,355
2Administration行政学1,8691,865
3Aerospace航空航天134,538117,526
4Agriculture农业学19,48717,139
5Animal Science畜牧学11,00410,619
6Astronomy天文学15,29214,254
7Automobile汽车4,7054,542
8Biology生物学56,68547,222
9Biotechnology生化学21,82518,797
10Chemical Engineering化工172,700149,585
11Chemistry化学73,82665,603
12Chinese Herbs中草药1,2381,229
13Civil Engineering土木44,59940,081
14Computer & IT计算机171,575156,867
15Construction建筑81,50074,122
16Ecology生态学5,2134,916
17Economics & Finance经济金融40,59637,749
18Education教育学5,5855,411
19Electric Engineering电器工学93,14884,518
20Electronics电子工学78,44771,068
21Energy资源131,655115,068
22Environment环境6,7106,367
23Exports进出口111,630100,307
24Fisheries水产学1,6721,664
25Food Science食品学24,29622,212
26Forestry林学6,9056,030
27Geography地理学32,75730,264
28Geology地质学53,37546,894
29GIS地理信息3,1143,066
30Hydrology水利学10,83510,372
31Industrial Engineering工业工程16,50715,793
32Insectology昆虫学2,6192,413
33Instrumental Science计量学12,96812,493
34Law法律14,66714,080
35Light industry轻工业12,30710,610
36Marketing营销2,6042,550
37Mathematics数学36,92933,856
38Mechanical Engineering机械76,22565,482
39Medical & Pharmaceutical医学药学331,784297,614
40Metallurgy冶金33,21828,849
41Military军事19,52618,771
42Mineralogy矿物学19,42015,198
43Mining矿业工程学12,6209,050
44Nuclear原子能专业29,39526,590
45Oceanography海洋学1,3041,304
46Paper Industry纸业12,73911,235
47Photoelectric光电22,09720,938
48Physics物理学49,75845,610
49Politics政治学34,65834,111
50Psychology心理学41,72136,489
51Fire Fighting消防专业20,65318,708
52Science General科学一般883,600721,154
53Shipping & Shipbuilding海运造船161,311137,068
54Sociology社会学1,2921,273
55Statistics统计学5,9845,750
56Telecommunication通信8,9428,739
57Textiles纺织15,66414,728
58Traffic Engineering交通8,7438,680
59Veterinary兽医学18,09417,159
60Weather气象学16,93915,570
61Packing Machines包装机械19,45216,404
Total:3,363,9832,936,981

Practical Applications

CETERM has been used by some of the world’s leading IT companies for a wide variety of applications and software products, such as:

Machine translation

Greatly enhanced translation quality

Morphological analysis

Casio’s EX-word series and Sharp’s Brain series

Mobile dictionary apps

Such as our own apps for Android and iOS

Natural language processing tools

Like morphological analyzers and tokenizers

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