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Synonyms for projection

Synonyms for projection

a part that protrudes or extends outward

Synonyms for projection

a prediction made by extrapolating from past observations

the projection of an image from a film onto a screen

a planned undertaking

(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

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

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The disc, which the force of the projection had beaten down to the base, was removed, not without difficulty.
Further on, from the bright red windows of the Sword-Fish Inn, there came such fervent rays, that it seemed to have melted the packed snow and ice from before the house, for everywhere else the congealed frost lay ten inches thick in a hard, asphaltic pavement, --rather weary for me, when I struck my foot against the flinty projections, because from hard, remorseless service the soles of my boots were in a most miserable plight.
The stones, in falling, struck against these projections and rebounded from one to another; and the result was a series of pattering sounds that exactly imitated a rainstorm.
Normal weather is assumed throughout the projection period.
The kick distance in a rugby place kick is determined mainly by the projection velocity and projection angle of the ball.
However, the near-term projection for the end of 2012 did vary quite a bit across the projection releases, reflecting in part the volatility of oil prices.
Six appendixes are included: (1) Introduction to Projection Methodology; (2) Supplementary Tables; (3) Data Sources; (4) References; (5) List of Abbreviations; and (6) Glossary.
Stereographic Projection Techniques for Geologists and Civil Engineers (2nd Edition)
On backgrounds of various colors, the projection on the left shows lines from two radical alphabet posters from the '70s, "The Black ABC's" and "The Alternative Alphabet for Big and Little People.
JVC plans to release full HD projection televisions in Japan and North America that will make use of the new device and the company's neXt generation high-resolution imaging technologies.
The error in the growth rate varied by a tenth of a percentage point above or below the actual growth rate for the periods over which the projection was made.
Robinson: This is the projection most used in textbooks.
com), all colleges and universities are using at least some form of projection technology, with "at least a few classrooms equipped.
Designed by at Margolin, Winer & Evens (MW&E), an accounting and business advisory firm, the C&W Tenant Lease Projection System is among the real estate industry's most advanced and comprehensive presentation packages.
Additional information on projection methodology is available in the three-volume set, BEA Regional Projections to 2040; see the box on data availability for ordering information.