The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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A colour in a painting may be the colour of an object represented; a colour may
even “mean” something; for example, the white ... Even when a work of music
attempts to represent the sound of an iron foundry or the clattering of horses'
The word represent, as used in connection with art, can mean either “depict” or “
portray.” Analysis of representation. Representation always involves a certain
degree of abstraction; that is, the taking away of one characteristic or more of the
Diagrammatically they could be represented by a circle and a line (together
representing the body, or soma, of a physiological ... Certain neurons in the
configuration mathematically represent the physiological receptors that are
excited or left ...
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