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In this episode, eve and corinne discuss computer-assisted translation tools what are cat tools what are they useful for when are they not. In a previous post, we explained why companies should consider investing in computer assisted translation tools today, we will look at cat. Computer assisted translation is a form of language translation where a human translator uses computer software to support and facilitate the.