Definition of Representations. Meaning of Representations. Synonyms of Representations

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Definition of Representations

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 Representations from wikipedia

- Representations is an interdisciplinary journal in the humanities published quarterly by the University of California Press. The journal was established...
- The theory of matrices and linear operators is well-understood, so representations of more abstract objects in terms of familiar linear algebra objects...
- In computing, signed number representations are required to encode negative numbers in binary number systems. In mathematics, negative numbers in any...
- Collective representations are concepts, ideas, categories and beliefs that do not belong to isolated individuals, but are instead the product of a social...
- representing dates and times, so as to avoid misinterpretation of numeric representations of dates and times, particularly when data is transferred between countries...
- Epidemiology of representations, or cultural epidemiology, is a theory for explaining cultural phenomena by examining how mental representations get distributed...
- irreducible representations. As irreducible representations are always indecomposable (i.e. cannot be decomposed further into a direct sum of representations),...
- representation theory, the category of representations of some algebraic structure A has the representations of A as objects and equivariant maps as...
- In mathematics, the tensor representations of the general linear group are those that are obtained by taking finitely many tensor products of the fundamental...
- vector space. Representations play an important role in the study of continuous symmetry. A great deal is known about such representations, a basic tool...
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