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one's artistic conception as shown by the way in which something such as a dramatic role or musical composition is rendered

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a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc.

an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious

handing over prisoners to countries where torture is allowed

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the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance

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Then it was time for the national anthems, with the Barenaked Ladies doing a rendition of "Oh, Canada," and Fergie performing the "Star Spangled Banner.
Expectedly the rendition went on spontaneously and sounded well polished, as kinks were ironed out in the rehearsal the night before.
Mr Belhadj accused former foreign secretary Jack Straw and an ex-senior MI6 officer, Sir Mark Allen, of being responsible for his rendition, alongside his pregnant wife, from Thailand to Libya.
The player determines which rendition to play (based on the viewer's screen size, bandwidth, and device capabilities) and requests the chosen rendition from the media server, which then sends that rendition.
Dr Raphael, an academic behind research group the Rendition Project, said: "We're told there were no detainees on board the planes when they landed in Scotland but that's missing the point.
Although the Senate report does not name any countries or airports involved in rendition flights and refuelling stops, it was interesting to see the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs deny that Shannon airport was implicated in this transportation regime.
He was joined by St Cuthberts Care's chief executive, Moira Ashman, in belting out a raucous rendition of the Christmas classic.
A separate report released last Tuesday by Democrats on the US Senate intelligence committee, revealed how detainees were tortured at rendition sites using techniques that were "brutal and far worse than the CIA represented" under the "renditions, detentions and interrogations" program.
It cannot be established if the planes had prisoners on board, only that aircraft were linked to rendition flights.
According to the report, Pakistan allowed the use of its airports and airspace for flights operated by Jeppesen Dataplan that were associated with CIA extraordinary renditions.
It says he was subjected to "unlawful detention and inhuman and degrading treatment in Hong Kong", on the plane to Tripoli during his extraordinary rendition and during his subsequent imprisonment in Libya.
Abdel Hakim Belhad claims the and his wife were tortured during the rendition process in 2004
LIBYANS need justice over claims that British spies were involved in rendition and torture before the two countries can forge a positive relationship for the future, the detainee at the centre of a new criminal inquiry said last night.
In the great tradition of Super Bowl gaffes, the "Dirrty" diva fluffed the lines for Star Spangled Banner as she performed the rendition before kick-off.
A confidential diplomatic memo from the American embassy claimed that in private Mr Ahern suspected that rendition flights had re-fuelled on Irish soil.