The API is used for getting detailed dictionary entries from the static Yandex.Dictionary. Unlike conventional translation dictionaries, it is compiled automatically using the technologies at the root of the Yandex machine translation system. Yandex.Dictionary entries include the word’s part of speech, and translations are grouped with examples. For English words, the transcription is provided. The service supports a total of 17 language pairs.
Api can used to translate text using Yandex, It can translate 94 languages. Yandex.Translate (previously Yandex.Translation) is a web service provided by Yandex intended for the translation of text or web pagesinto another language. The service uses a self-learning statistical machine translation, developed by Yandex. The system constructs the dictionary of correspondences based on the analysis of millions of translated texts.