Projection

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting
  • the act of projecting out from something
  • any structure that branches out from a central support
  • the representation of a figure or solid on a plane as it would look from a particular direction
  • a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations
  • a planned undertaking
  • the projection of an image from a film onto a screen
  • the acoustic phenomenon that gives sound a penetrating quality; "our ukuleles have been designed to have superior sound and projection"; "a prime ingredient of public speaking is projection of the voice"
  • (psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your own traits and emotions are attributed to someone else
  • any solid convex shape that juts out from something

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations ,
  • the projection of an image from a film onto a screen ,
  • a planned undertaking ,
  • any structure that branches out from a central support ,
  • any solid convex shape that juts out from something ,
  • (psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your own traits and emotions are attributed to someone else ,
  • the acoustic phenomenon that gives sound a penetrating quality; "our ukuleles have been designed to have superior sound and projection"; "a prime ingredient of public speaking is projection of the voice" ,
  • the representation of a figure or solid on a plane as it would look from a particular direction ,
  • the act of projecting out from something , 10. the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Projection'


  • Projection: projection Cavalier projection Perspective projection Fischer projection Haworth projection Newman projection Natta projection Projection (mathematics)
  • Equirectangular projection: equirectangular projection (also called the equidistant cylindrical projection, geographic projection, or la carte parallélogrammatique projection, and which
  • Projection fiber: The projection fibers consist of efferent and afferent fibers uniting the cortex with the lower parts of the brain and with the spinal cord. In human neuroanatomy
  • Psychological projection: Psychological projection is a theory in psychology in which humans defend themselves against unpleasant impulses by denying their existence in themselves
  • Orthographic projection: orthographic projection as a map projection, see Orthographic projection in cartography. Orthographic projection (or orthogonal projection) is a means
  • Mollweide projection: known as the Babinet projection, homalographic projection, homolographic projection, and elliptical projection. The projection trades accuracy of angle
  • Winkel tripel projection: tripel projection (Winkel III), a modified azimuthal map projection, is one of three projections proposed by Oswald Winkel in 1921. The projection is the
  • Werner projection: The Werner projection is a pseudoconic equal-area map projection sometimes called the Stab-Werner or Stabius-Werner projection. Like other heart-shaped
  • Newman projection: Main article: Conformational isomerism A Newman projection, useful in alkane stereochemistry, visualizes chemical conformations of a carbon-carbon chemical
  • Projection (linear algebra): "Orthogonal projection" redirects here. For the technical drawing concept, see Orthographic projection. For a concrete discussion of orthogonal projections in

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