Definition of Expressions. Meaning of Expressions. Synonyms of Expressions

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Definition of Expressions

Expression
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 Expressions from wikipedia

- regular expressions have existed since the 1980s, one being the POSIX standard and another, widely used, being the Perl syntax. Regular expressions are used...
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- viewed as expressions that can be evaluated to true or false, depending on the values that are given to the variables occurring in the expressions. For example...
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- and modify expressions. Cortically related expressions are made consciously. The second type of expression is emotional. These expressions originate from...
- specifically referred to as an algebraic expression. Closed-form expressions are an important sub-class of analytic expressions, which contain a bounded[citation...
- Gene expression is the process by which information from a gene is used in the synthesis of a functional gene product that enables it to produce end products...
- (or rational expressions) of the form P ( x ) Q ( x ) {\displaystyle {\frac {P(x)}{Q(x)}}} are set equal to each other. These expressions obey the same...
- In computer programming, M-expressions (or meta-expressions) were an early proposed syntax for the Lisp programming language, inspired by contemporary...
- Subtle expressions occur when a person's emotional response to a situation, to another person or to the environment around them is of low intensity.[unreliable...