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Worldwide Lexicon API

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The service provides an open source platform for translation of text selections into different languages. It merges results from machine translation with submissions from human translators, both professional service providers and program volunteers. The service seeks to build a database of translations for integration with other websites and web applications.

API methods support queries against the database to identify passages already logged, then retrieval of either machine or human translations, if they exist. Methods also support review of translation history of a passage and activities of particular participating translators, including other users' comments and scores as well as an option to block input from those sources. The API allows for submission of new translations and related involvement in the community around the service.

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Worldwide Lexicon: Highlights

Summary
Open source, collaborative language translation service
Category
Reference
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
XML
API home
http://www.worldwidelexicon.org/api 

Worldwide Lexicon: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
http://www.worldwidelexicon.org/

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
None  
Developer Key Required
No  
Account Required
No  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
www.worldwidelexicon.org  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
 
Terms of Service
 

Security

Authentication Model
Public 
SSL Support
No 
Read-only Without Login
Yes 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
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API Blog
 
Site Blog
 
API Forum
 
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