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Definition of Project

Project
Project Proj"ect (?; 277), n. [OF. project, F. projet, fr. L. projectus, p. p. of projicere to project; pro forward + jacere to throw. See Jet a shooting forth, and cf. Projet.] 1. The place from which a thing projects, or starts forth. [Obs.] --Holland. 2. That which is projected or designed; something intended or devised; a scheme; a design; a plan. Vented much policy, and projects deep. --Milton. Projects of happiness devised by human reason. --Rogers. He entered into the project with his customary ardor. --Prescott. 3. An idle scheme; an impracticable design; as, a man given to projects. Syn: Design; scheme; plan; purpose. Usage: Project, Design. A project is something of a practical nature thrown out for consideration as to its being done. A design is a project when matured and settled, as a thing to be accomplished. An ingenious man has many projects, but, if governed by sound sense, will be slow in forming them into designs. See also Scheme.
Project
Project Pro*ject", v. i. 1. To shoot forward; to extend beyond something else; to be prominent; to jut; as, the cornice projects; branches project from the tree. 2. To form a project; to scheme. [R.] --Fuller.

Meaning of Project from wikipedia

- Contemporary business and science treat as a project (or program) any undertaking, carried out individually or collaboratively and possibly involving...
- Project A (Chinese: A計劃; Jyutping: A Gai3 Waak6; also known as Pirate Patrol and Jackie Chan's Project A) is a 1983 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy...
- Project Gutenberg (PG) is a volunteer effort to digitize and archive cultural works, to "encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks". It was founded...
- Project management is the practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet...
- The Manhattan Project was a research and development undertaking during World War II that produced the first nuclear weapons. It was led by the United...
- Project MKUltra, also called the CIA mind control program, is the code name given to a program of experiments on human subjects that were designed and...
- Project Habak**** or Habba**** (a common misspelling) was a plan by the British during the Second World War to construct an aircraft carrier out of pykrete...
- The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds is a 2016 nonfiction book by American author Michael Lewis, published by W.W. Norton. The Undoing...
- Project Chanology (also called Operation Chanology) was a protest movement against the practices of the Church of Scientology by members of Anonymous...
- Coordinates: 40°06′N 179°54′E / 40.1°N 179.9°E / 40.1; 179.9 Project Azorian (erroneously called "Jennifer" by the press after its Top Secret Security...
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