# Definition of Projection

Projection n. means: The representation of something; delineation; plan; especially, the representation of any object on a perspective plane, or such a delineation as would result were the chief points of the object thrown forward upon the plane, each in the direction of a line drawn through it from a given point of sight, or central point; as, the projection of a sphere. The several kinds of projection differ according to the assumed point of sight and plane of projection in each.

## What is the meaning/definition of Projection ?

Projection n. means: The representation of something; delineation; plan; especially, the representation of any object on a perspective plane, or such a delineation as would result were the chief points of the object thrown forward upon the plane, each in the direction of a line drawn through it from a given point of sight, or central point; as, the projection of a sphere. The several kinds of projection differ according to the assumed point of sight and plane of projection in each.

## Meaning of Projection

Projection (n.) means: The representation of something; delineation; plan; especially, the representation of any object on a perspective plane, or such a delineation as would result were the chief points of the object thrown forward upon the plane, each in the direction of a line drawn through it from a given point of sight, or central point; as, the projection of a sphere. The several kinds of projection differ according to the assumed point of sight and plane of projection in each.

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Projection (n.): The representation of something; delineation; plan; especially, the representation of any object on a perspective plane, or such a delineation as would result were the chief points of the object thrown forward upon the plane, each in the direction of a line drawn through it from a given point of sight, or central point; as, the projection of a sphere. The several kinds of projection differ according to the assumed point of sight and plane of projection in each.

Clinographic (a.): Pertaining to that mode of projection in drawing in which the rays of light are supposed to fall obliquely on the plane of projection.

Shoulder (n.): An abrupt projection which forms an abutment on an object, or limits motion, etc., as the projection around a tenon at the end of a piece of timber, the part of the top of a type which projects beyond the base of the raised character, etc.

Horn (n.): Any natural projection or excrescence from an animal, resembling or thought to resemble a horn in substance or form; esp.: (a) A projection from the beak of a bird, as in the hornbill. (b) A tuft of feathers on the head of a bird, as in the horned owl. (c) A hornlike projection from the head or thorax of an insect, or the head of a reptile, or fish. (d) A sharp spine in front of the fins of a fish, as in the horned pout.

Chimney-breast (n.): The horizontal projection of a chimney from the wall in which it is built; -- commonly applied to its projection in the inside of a building only.

Malleolus (n.): A projection at the distal end of each bone of the leg at the ankle joint. The malleolus of the tibia is the internal projection, that of the fibula the external.

Elevation (n.): A geometrical projection of a building, or other object, on a plane perpendicular to the horizon; orthographic projection on a vertical plane; -- called by the ancients the orthography.

Overhang (n.): In a general sense, that which just out or projects; a projection; also, the measure of the projection; as, the overhang is five feet.

Overhang (n.): The projection of a part beyond another part that is directly below it, or beyond a part by which it is supported; as, the overhang of a shaft; i. e., its projection beyond its bearing.

Toothlet (n.): A little tooth, or like projection.

Prognathism (n.): Projection of the jaws.

Mercator's chart (): See under Chart, and see Mercator's projection, under Projection.

Jut (n.): That which projects or juts; a projection.

Orthographically (adv.): according to orthographic projection.

Projectment (n.): Design; contrivance; projection.

Prosiliency (n.): The act of leaping forth or forward; projection.

Prong (n.): A sharp projection, as of an antler.

Extancy (n.): The state of rising above others; a projection.

Counterfort (n.): A spur or projection of a mountain.

Gnomonically (adv.): According to the principles of the gnomonic projection.

Ballistic (a.): Pertaining to projection, or to a projectile.

Linch (n.): A ledge; a right-angled projection.

Projection (n.): The act of throwing or shooting forward.

Palate (n.): A projection in the throat of such flowers as the snapdragon.

Break (v. t.): A projection or recess from the face of a building.

Lump (n.): A projection beneath the breech end of a gun barrel.

Lobe (n.): A rounded projection or division of a leaf.

Console (n.): A bracket whose projection is not more than half its height.

Lobe (n.): Any projection or division, especially one of a somewhat rounded form

Horn (n.): A curved projection on the fore part of a plane.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Projection

### Meaning of Spit

Spit means: A small projection of land.

### Meaning of Premature Projection

Premature Projection means: When you get excited and throw out of turn

### Meaning of Ram

Ram means: A strengthened or armored projection from the bow of a warship for the purpose of disabling or sinking an enemy ship by ramming her.

### Meaning of Mercator Projection

Mercator Projection means: Method of producing a chart in which the parallels of latitude and the meridians of longitude intersect each other at right angles.

### Meaning of Shoe

Shoe means: (1) A false keel. (2) The projection of the keel abaft the stern frame where the spindle of the rudder rests.

### Meaning of Projection

Projection means: The representation of something; delineation; plan; especially, the representation of any object on a perspective plane, or such a delineation as would result were the chief points of the object thrown forward upon the plane, each in the direction of a line drawn through it from a given point of sight, or central point; as, the projection of a sphere. The several kinds of projection differ according to the assumed point of sight and plane of projection in each.

### Meaning of Clinographic

Clinographic means: Pertaining to that mode of projection in drawing in which the rays of light are supposed to fall obliquely on the plane of projection.

### Meaning of Shoulder

Shoulder means: An abrupt projection which forms an abutment on an object, or limits motion, etc., as the projection around a tenon at the end of a piece of timber, the part of the top of a type which projects beyond the base of the raised character, etc.

### Meaning of Horn

Horn means: Any natural projection or excrescence from an animal, resembling or thought to resemble a horn in substance or form; esp.: (a) A projection from the beak of a bird, as in the hornbill. (b) A tuft of feathers on the head of a bird, as in the horned owl. (c) A hornlike projection from the head or thorax of an insect, or the head of a reptile, or fish. (d) A sharp spine in front of the fins of a fish, as in the horned pout.

### Meaning of Chimney-breast

Chimney-breast means: The horizontal projection of a chimney from the wall in which it is built; -- commonly applied to its projection in the inside of a building only.

### Meaning of Malleolus

Malleolus means: A projection at the distal end of each bone of the leg at the ankle joint. The malleolus of the tibia is the internal projection, that of the fibula the external.

### Meaning of Elevation

Elevation means: A geometrical projection of a building, or other object, on a plane perpendicular to the horizon; orthographic projection on a vertical plane; -- called by the ancients the orthography.

### Meaning of Overhang

Overhang means: In a general sense, that which just out or projects; a projection; also, the measure of the projection; as, the overhang is five feet.

### Meaning of Overhang

Overhang means: The projection of a part beyond another part that is directly below it, or beyond a part by which it is supported; as, the overhang of a shaft; i. e., its projection beyond its bearing.

### Meaning of Toothlet

Toothlet means: A little tooth, or like projection.

### Meaning of Prognathism

Prognathism means: Projection of the jaws.

### Meaning of Mercator's chart

Mercator's chart means: See under Chart, and see Mercator's projection, under Projection.

### Meaning of Jut

Jut means: That which projects or juts; a projection.

### Meaning of Orthographically

Orthographically means: according to orthographic projection.

### Meaning of Projectment

Projectment means: Design; contrivance; projection.

## Meaning of Coastwise

Coastwise means: Alt. of Coastways

## Meaning of Demulce

Demulce means: To soothe; to mollify; to pacify; to soften.

## Meaning of Discharge

Discharge means: To set aside; to annul; to dismiss.

## Meaning of Hone

Hone means: To pine; to lament; to long.

## Meaning of Intensify

Intensify means: To become intense, or more intense; to act with increasing power or energy.

## Meaning of BUM

BUM means: Bum is British slang for the buttocks.Bum is British slang for to cadge or scrounge.Bum is American slang for something worthless, inferior or bad.

## Meaning of nugs, nuggs

nugs, nuggs means: Marijuana buds of high quality. Short for Nuggets, as that's what good green buds look like. Used as "I got a fat sack of nummy nuggs." or "Let's go home and smoke some nuggs?".

## Meaning of porn

porn means: Situation event, place, object that is `dodgy`, `seedy`, ` sketchy` or generally reminiscent of the feeling obtained from low budget porn. e.g. "That restaurant was porn!".

## Meaning of tray/trey

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