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  • n  a concluding summary (as in presenting a case before a law court)
  • n  (physiology) the process whereby multiple stimuli can produce a response (in a muscle or nerve or other part) that one stimulus alone does not produce
  • n  the final aggregate
  • n  the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers
    the summation of four and three gives seven

  • The summation by Defense Attorney Joel Aurnou, 47, was emotional and dramatic.
  • Attired in his morning coat, Attorney General Charles Cornu, 70, rose for his final summation against the defendant, in whose home he had been a frequent guest.
  • And having watched both Clintons for nearly 20 years now, I believe it is an honest summation of what they think they're about: "Getting stuff done," as Bill Clinton used to say.
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  • AccessData Announces the Release of Summation 5.0
    AccessData, a pioneer of digital investigations and litigation support, today announces the release of Summation 5.0 featuring an interoperable FTK license, Technology Assisted Rev
    June 11, 2013 - Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  • Oshiomogho Atogwe in Chicago Tribune
    I mean it's just crazy. I see it on video games, playing Madden,Atogwe said. "It's just kind of a summation for how the season's been going."
  • Ludacris in The Grand Rapids Press -
    • Quote: Ludacris describing his 10-year career in rap: "I call myself the MVP of rap," he says. "When you put everything together in rap, as far as lyrics, visuals, record sales, personality, conceptual songs, I feel like I'm the summation...
  • Jon Landau in
    We have evolved what is called National Prosperity Index which is a summation of: a) annual growth rate of GDP; b) improvement in quality of life of the people, particularly those living below the poverty line; plus c) the adoption of a value... APJ Abdul Kalam Hindu Mar 19, 2007 96392 127893 summational Landau called it the summational song on the album, one of Bruce's great masterpieces".

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