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Expression Ex*pres"sion ([e^]ks*pr[e^]sh"[u^]n), n. [L.
expressio: cf. F. expression.]
1. The act of expressing; the act of forcing out by pressure;
as, the expression of juices or oils; also, of extorting
or eliciting; as, a forcible expression of truth.
2. The act of declaring or signifying; declaration;
utterance; as, an expression of the public will.
With this tone of philosophy were mingled
expressions of sympathy. --Prescott.
3. Lively or vivid representation of meaning, sentiment, or
feeling, etc.; significant and impressive indication,
whether by language, appearance, or gesture; that manner
or style which gives life and suggestive force to ideas
and sentiments; as, he reads with expression; her
performance on the piano has expression.
The imitators of Shakespeare, fixing their attention
on his wonderful power of expression, have directed
their imitation to this. --M. Arnold.
4. That which is expressed by a countenance, a posture, a
work of art, etc.; look, as indicative of thought or
feeling. ``The expression of an eye.'
Meaning of Expression from wikipedia
to: Fixed expression
, a form of words
with a specific meaning
Idiom, a type of fixed expression Metaphorical expression
, a particular...
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or mathematical expression
is a finite combination
that is well-formed according
- A regular expression
a rational expression
) is, in theoretical computer science
and formal language
theory, a sequence...
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is one or more motions
of the muscles beneath
the skin of the face. According
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- An expression
vector, otherwise known
as an expression
construct, is usually
or virus designed
for gene expression
in cells. The vector
- In mathematics, an algebraic expression
is an expression built
up from integer
constants, variables, and the algebraic operations
- Lambda expression
to: Lambda expression
programming, also called anonymous
function, a function
(or a subroutine) defined, and possibly...
is an expression
in a programming language
a Boolean value
when evaluated, i.e. one of true or false. A Boolean expression