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re pruh zen tay shuhn

  • n  a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
  • n  a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something
  • n  the act of representing; standing in for someone or some group and speaking with authority in their behalf
  • n  the state of serving as an official and authorized delegate or agent
  • n  a body of legislators that serve in behalf of some constituency
    a Congressional vacancy occurred in the representation from California
  • n  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
  • n  a performance of a play
  • n  a statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting
    certain representations were made concerning police brutality
  • n  the right of being represented by delegates who have a voice in some legislative body
  • n  an activity that stands as an equivalent of something or results in an equivalent

  • ROYAL REFORMER: As part of her campaign for Arab womens rights, Rania helped Jordanian women secure greater representation in parliament An unlikely voice of reason sounded in .
  • The fascinating ratios of representation in state capitals are highlighted by a University of Virginia study comparing the rural and small town population of each state with its .
  • The nation's capital is ready for representation to go along with its taxation, if you don't mind.
News & Articles

  • Miss Representation
    When: Fri., June 14, 8 p.m. Price: $10-15 Miss Representation premiered at Sundance in 2011, and within months, the film's trailer was spreading virally among my female college friends as part of a gender equality call-to-action campaign.
    June 12, 2013 - Independent Weekly
  • Raiders on All-District baseball
    Marlette had a strong representation an the Division 3 All-District baseball team announced this week. Receiving First Team honors were Brad Schaub (Jr., At-Large) and Casey Johnson (Sr., OF). Anthony Kappen (Sr., IF) was selected on the Second Team while gaining Honorable Mention were Andy Newland (So., C), Zach Kady (Sr., IF), and Ethan Stover (Fr., OF).
    June 12, 2013 - Sanilac County News
  • Strong chemistry, local contingency leads South to All-Star sweep
    LAS CRUCES - There was quality local representation at the 38th Annual Bob Ogas North vs. South All-Star Baseball Classic this weekend.
    June 11, 2013 - Las Cruces Sun-News
Quotes

  • Barack Obama in Los Angeles Times
    I am pleased that Massachusetts will have its full representation in the United States Senate in the coming months, as important issues such as healthcare, financial reform and energy will be debated,Obama said in a statement issued by the...
  • Lindsay Lohan in Toronto Sun
    In a series of posts on her Twitter.com page, Lohan writes, "This couldn't be more UNTRUE - sucks when 'friends' use you (in this case for ratings) even if they're lying...... As for BRAVO and their false representation of me on their new show; I...
  • Vladimir Putin in USA Today
    But Putin, in his speech, said it was part of "a revolutionary step modernizing the elections system ...... (it will) help the opposition widen its representation."

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