What is representation?

  • (noun): A factual statement made by one party in order to induce another party to enter into a contract.
    Example: "The sales contract contains several representations by the vendor"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Representation

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Some articles on representation:

Massachusetts House Of Representatives - Representation
... Today, each Representative represents about 40,000 residents ... Their districts are named for the counties they are in and tend to stay within one county, although districts occasionally cross county lines ...
Faithful Representation - Properties
... A representation V of a finite group G over an algebraically closed field K of characteristic zero is faithful (as a representation) if and only if every irreducible representation of G occurs as a ... Also, V is faithful (as a representation) if and only if every irreducible representation of G occurs as a subrepresentation of (the n-th tensor power of the ...
Representation Of The People Act - United Kingdom
... The Representation of the People Act 1832 The Representation of the People (Scotland) Act 1832 The Representation of the People (Ireland) Act 1832 The. 2) Act 1920 The Representation of the People Act 1921 The Representation of the People Act 1922 The Representation of the People (No. 2) Act 1922 The Representation of the People (Economy Provisions) Act 1926 — an alternative citation for Part III of the Economy (Miscellaneous Provisions ...
Federalist No. 54
... The chief concern of the article is the representation of slaves in relation to taxation and representation ... property as well as people, therefore requiring some representation ... This representation is decided to be every 3 out of 5 slaves are to be counted or 3/5 of the total number of slaves ...
Representation - Science - Mathematics
... Representation (mathematics) and group representation Multiple representations (mathematics education) Knowledge representation, the study of formal ways to describe knowledge Represent ...

More definitions of "representation":

  • (noun): A body of legislators that serve in behalf of some constituency.
    Example: "A Congressional vacancy occurred in the representation from California"
  • (noun): A creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something.
  • (noun): The act of representing; standing in for someone or some group and speaking with authority in their behalf.
  • (noun): The right of being representated by delegates who have a voice in some legislative body.
  • (noun): The state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent.
    Synonyms: delegacy, agency
  • (noun): A statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting.
    Example: "Certain representations were made concerning police brutality"
  • (noun): An activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent.