Technical Communication Glossary

This glossary contains terms related to the practice of technical communication. You can access terms by letter, or you can access terms by selected category. A  |  B  |  C  |  D  |  E  |  F   |  G  |  H  |  I  |  J   |  K  |  L  |  M  |  N  |  O  |   P  |  Q  |  R  |  S  |  T  |  U  |  V  |  W  |  X  |  Y  |   Z  |  0-9

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Analysis - analysis, statistics, graphs, plots Business - business (general), strategic planning, marketing, advertising, PR Business Process - business process analysis, management, mapping, modeling Certification - certification Collaboration - general management, people management, leadership, mentoring, teams, collaboration, alternate dispute resolution, psychology, ethics, knowledge management Finance/Law - contracts, law, finance Instructional Design - instructional design Multicultural - globalization, internationalization, localization, translation Program/Project Management - program management, project management Publishing - printing, publishing, typography, design Quality - quality assurance, quality control, testing, standards, configuration management, information security Research - research Symbols - editing, proofreading, and English punctuation symbols Technology - information technology, software, hardware, file types Usability - usability, accessibility Visual Design - graphics, charts, illustrations Web - web Writing/Editing - spelling, syntax, usage, punctuation, indexing, rhetoric, Latinisms, single sourcing, layout, content management