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representation 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌrepriˌzenˈtāSHən/,/-zən-/,
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representations, plural;
  1. The action of speaking or acting on behalf of someone or the state of being so represented
    • - asylum-seekers should be guaranteed good legal advice and representation
  2. The description or portrayal of someone or something in a particular way or as being of a certain nature
    • - the representation of women in newspapers
  3. The depiction of someone or something in a picture or other work of art
    • - Picasso is striving for some absolute representation of reality
  4. A thing, esp. a picture or model, that depicts a likeness or reproduction of someone or something
    • - a striking representation of a vase of flowers
  5. (in some theories of perception) A mental state or concept regarded as corresponding to a thing perceived

  6. Formal statements made to a higher authority, esp. so as to communicate an opinion or register a protest
    • - certain church groups are making strong representations to our government
  7. A statement or allegation
    • - any buyer was relying on a representation that the tapes were genuine

  1. a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
  2. a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
  3. the act of representing; standing in for someone or some group and speaking with authority in their behalf
  4. the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent
  5. a body of legislators that serve in behalf of some constituency; "a Congressional vacancy occurred in the representation from California"
  6. a factual statement made by one party in order to induce another party to enter into a contract; "the sales contract contains several representations by the vendor"
  7. Representation describes the signs that stand in for and take the place of something else.Mitchell, W. ...
  8. The structural formula of a chemical compound is a graphical representation of the molecular structure, showing how the atoms are arranged. The chemical bonding within the molecule is also shown, either explicitly or implicitly. There are several common representations used in publications. ...
  9. In mathematics, representation is a very general relationship that expresses similarities between objects. ...
  10. In politics, representation describes how political power is alienated from most of the members of a group and vested, for a certain time period, in the hands of a small subset of the members. ...
  11. Representation is a term used in cognitive psychology, neuroscience, and cognitive science to refer to a hypothetical internal cognitive symbol that represents external reality. ...
  12. Representation, from the most general and abstract systemic perspective, relates to a role or function or a property of an abstract or real object, relation or changes.
  13. (represent) To present again or anew; to present by means of something standing in the place of; to exhibit the counterpart or image of; to typify; To portray by pictorial or plastic art; to delineate; as, to represent a landscape in a picture, a horse in bronze, and the like; To portray by ...
  14. (representations) Statements made by the proposed insured in the process of securing coverage. Coverage may be voided if the representation is false and material to the determination of risk. ...
  15. (Representations) You acknowledge and agree that in entering into these Terms and Conditions you do not rely on, and shall have no remedy in respect of, any statement, representation, warranty or understanding (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether party to these Terms ...
  16. (Representations) Statements made by an applicant for insurance, for example, in life insurance, occupation, state of health, and family history.
  17. (4.3 Representations) You represent and warrant that You are authorized to enter into and comply with the Terms. ...
  18. (11. Representations) No statement, description, information, warranty, condition or recommendation contained in any catalogue, price list, advertisement or communication or made verbally by any of the agents or employees of the Company shall be construed to enlarge, vary or override in any way ...
  19. (Representations (Reps)) Intended to disclose all material legal, and any material financial aspects of the business to the buyer. Buyer makes similar reps about its legal and financial ability to complete the transaction.
  20. (Representations) Contributor represents that, except as disclosed pursuant to Section 3.4(a) above, Contributor believes that Contributor's Modifications are Contributor's original creation(s) and/or Contributor has sufficient rights to grant the rights conveyed by this License.
  21. (Representations) Descriptions as to the quality or character of something. For example, a building may be represented as being free from structural defects.
  22. (Representations) Factual statement made about a product or service; also an impression given by general conduct
  23. (Representations) General comments or responses to a consultation which support or object to proposals.
  24. (Representations) In the context of project financing, a series of statements about a project, a sponsor, or the obligations under the project contracts or the financing agreements.
  25. (Representations) Part II addresses the structure of the lexicon and its links to syntax, semantics, and world knowledge. ...