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representation

 
Noun representation has 10 senses
  1. representation, mental representation, internal representation - a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
    --1 is a kind of content, cognitive content, mental object
    --1 has particulars:
     overlap, convergence, intersection; instantiation; antitype; stereotype; schema, scheme; image, mental image; interpretation, reading, version; phantasmagoria; psychosexuality; percept, perception, perceptual experience; memory; model, example; appearance; blur, fuzz; abstractionism, unrealism; concretism, concrete representation
    Derived forms: verb represent14, verb represent2
  2. representation - a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
    --2 is a kind of
    creation
    --2 has particulars:
     adumbration; audiogram; copy; cosmography; creche; cutaway, cutaway drawing, cutaway model; display, presentation; document; drawing; ecce homo; effigy, image, simulacrum; illustration; map; model, simulation; nomogram, nomograph; objectification; picture, image, icon, ikon; pieta; projection; rubbing; shade; stage set, set; stations of the Cross
    Derived form: verb represent9
  3. representation - the act of representing; standing in for someone or some group and speaking with authority in their behalf
    --3 is a kind of
    cooperation
    --3 has particulars: proportional representation
    Derived forms: verb represent8, verb represent4
  4. representation, delegacy, agency - the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent
    --4 is a kind of state
    --4 has particulars: free agency; legal representation; virus
    Derived form: verb represent4
  5. representation - a body of legislators that serve in behalf of some constituency; "a Congressional vacancy occurred in the representation from California"
    --5 is a kind of
    body
    Derived form: verb represent4
  6. representation - a factual statement made by one party in order to induce another party to enter into a contract; "the sales contract contains several representations by the vendor"
    --6 is a kind of
    statement
  7. theatrical performance, theatrical, representation, histrionics - a performance of play
    --7 is a kind of performance, public presentation
    --7 has particulars: matinee
    Derived forms: verb represent11, verb represent10
  8. representation - a statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting; "certain representations were made concerning police brutality"
    --8 is a kind of
    statement
    Derived form: verb represent13
  9. representation - the right of being representated by delegates who have a voice in some legislative body
    --9 is a kind of
    right
  10. representation - an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent
    --10 is a kind of
    activity
    --10 has particulars:
     model, modelling, modeling; dramatization, dramatisation; pageant, pageantry; figuration; schematization, schematisation, diagramming; pictorial representation, picturing; typification
    Derived form: verb represent1
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