representation

[ rep-ri-zen-tey-shuh n, -zuh n- ]
/ ˌrɛp rɪ zɛnˈteɪ ʃən, -zən- /

noun

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Origin of representation

1375–1425; late Middle English representacion < Latin repraesentātiōn- (stem of repraesentātiō), equivalent to repraesentāt(us) (past participle of repraesentāre to represent) + -iōn- -ion

OTHER WORDS FROM representation

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Example sentences from the Web for non-representation

  • About non-representation, that was wrong and the Americans were partly justified in struggling against it.

    Ande Trembath|Matthew Stanley Kemp

British Dictionary definitions for non-representation

representation
/ (ˌrɛprɪzɛnˈteɪʃən) /

noun

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