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

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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

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

Related Resources

CJTERM

Chinese-Japanese Technical Terms

Chinese-Japanese technical terms covering 20 domains

JETERM

Japanese-English Technical Terms

Japanese-English technical terms covering 20 domains

KJTERM

Korean-Japanese Technical Terms

Korean-Japanese technical terms covering 20 domains