WordNet Search - 3.1

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- (9)S: (n)
**projection#1 (projection%1:09:01::)**(a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations) - (3)S: (n)
**projection#2 (projection%1:10:00::)**(the projection of an image from a film onto a screen) - (1)S: (n) project#2 (project%1:09:00::),
**projection#3 (projection%1:09:00::)**(a planned undertaking) - (1)S: (n)
**projection#4 (projection%1:06:00::)**(any structure that branches out from a central support) - S: (n)
**projection#5 (projection%1:25:00::)**(any solid convex shape that juts out from something) - S: (n)
**projection#6 (projection%1:22:00::)**((psychiatry) a defense mechanism by which your own traits and emotions are attributed to someone else) - S: (n)
**projection#7 (projection%1:19:00::)**, acoustic projection#1 (acoustic_projection%1:19:00::), sound projection#1 (sound_projection%1:19:00::) (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"* - S: (n)
**projection#8 (projection%1:06:01::)**(the representation of a figure or solid on a plane as it would look from a particular direction) *direct hyponym*/**full hyponym**- S: (n) map projection#1 (map_projection%1:06:00::) (a projection of the globe onto a flat map using a grid of lines of latitude and longitude)
- S: (n) conformal projection#1 (conformal_projection%1:06:00::), orthomorphic projection#1 (orthomorphic_projection%1:06:00::) (a map projection in which a small area is rendered in its true shape)
- S: (n) conic projection#1 (conic_projection%1:06:00::), conical projection#1 (conical_projection%1:06:00::) (a map projection of the globe onto a cone with its point over one of the earth's poles)
- S: (n) polyconic projection#1 (polyconic_projection%1:06:00::) (a conic projection of a map having distances between meridians equal to those distances on a globe)
- S: (n) equal-area projection#1 (equal-area_projection%1:06:00::), equal-area map projection#1 (equal-area_map_projection%1:06:00::) (a map projection in which quadrilaterals formed by meridians and parallels have an area on the map proportional to their area on the globe)
- S: (n) homolosine projection#1 (homolosine_projection%1:06:00::) (an equal-area projection map of the globe; oceans are distorted in order to minimize the distortion of the continents)
- S: (n) sinusoidal projection#1 (sinusoidal_projection%1:06:00::), Sanson-Flamsteed projection#1 (sanson-flamsteed_projection%1:06:00::) (an equal-area map projection showing parallels and the equator as straight lines and other meridians as curved; used to map tropical latitudes)
- S: (n) Mercator projection#1 (mercator_projection%1:06:00::), Mercator's projection#1 (mercator's_projection%1:06:00::) (a map projection of the earth onto a cylinder; areas appear greater the farther they are from the equator)
*direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term*- S: (n) protrusion#2 (protrusion%1:04:00::),
**projection#9 (projection%1:04:02::)**, jut#2 (jut%1:04:00::), jutting#1 (jutting%1:04:00::) (the act of projecting out from something) - S: (n) expulsion#3 (expulsion%1:04:00::),
**projection#10 (projection%1:04:00::)**, ejection#1 (ejection%1:04:01::), forcing out#1 (forcing_out%1:04:00::) (the act of expelling or projecting or ejecting)