Definition of Representation. Meaning of Representation. Synonyms of Representation

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Definition of Representation

Representation
Representation Rep`re*sen*ta"tion (-z?n-t?"sh?n), n. [F. repr?sentation, L. representatio.] 1. The act of representing, in any sense of the verb. 2. That which represents. Specifically: (a) A likeness, a picture, or a model; as, a representation of the human face, or figure, and the like. (b) A dramatic performance; as, a theatrical representation; a representation of Hamlet. (c) A description or statement; as, the representation of an historian, of a witness, or an advocate. (d) The body of those who act as representatives of a community or society; as, the representation of a State in Congress. (e) (Insurance Law) Any collateral statement of fact, made orally or in writing, by which an estimate of the risk is affected, or either party is influenced. 3. The state of being represented. Syn: Description; show; delineaton; portraiture; likeness; resemblance; exhibition; sight.

Meaning of Representation from wikipedia

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- contrast, a surface representation is the phonetic representation of the word or sound. The concept of an underlying representation is central to generative...
- Self representation may refer to: Self-image Self-portrait Pro se legal representation in the United States Litigant in person, self-representation in a...
- In mathematics and theoretical physics, a bifundamental representation is a representation obtained as a tensor product of two fundamental or antifundamental...
- Representation theory is a branch of mathematics that studies abstract algebraic structures by representing their elements as linear transformations of...
- "No taxation without representation" (often shortened to "taxation without representation") is a political slogan that, though rooted in the Magna Carta...
- abstract algebra known as representation theory, a faithful representation ρ of a group G on a vector space V is a linear representation in which different elements...