1 a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image [syn: mental representation, internal representation]
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
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"
8 a statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting; "certain representations were made concerning police brutality"
9 the right of being representated by delegates who have a voice in some legislative body
10 an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent
Representation can refer to:
- Representation (politics), one's ability to influence the political process
- Representative democracy
- Representation (arts), the depiction and ethical concerns of construction in visual arts and literature.
- Representation (psychology), a hypothetical 'internal' cognitive symbol that represents external reality
- Representation (mathematics)
- Representation (systemics)
- Knowledge representation, the study of formal ways to describe knowledge
- Legal representation or advocacy is provided by lawyers
- Lobbying for a group of individuals or companies
- In unionised workplaces, shop stewards and union executives can represent employees
- The legal status of a statement made with regards to Contract Law
Represent can refer to:
representation in German: Repräsentation
representation in French: Représentation
representation in Dutch: Representatie
representation in Polish: Reprezentacja
representation in Portuguese: Representação
representation in Russian: Представление
representation in Simple English: Representation
representation in Swedish: Representation
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