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Noun1.symbolisation - the use of symbols to convey meaningsymbolisation - the use of symbols to convey meaning
meaning, signification, import, significance - the message that is intended or expressed or signified; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
2.symbolisation - something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisiblesymbolisation - something visible that by association or convention represents something else that is invisible; "the eagle is a symbol of the United States"
representational process - any basic cognitive process in which some entity comes to stand for or represent something else
crossbones - two crossed bones (or a representation of two crossed bones) used as a symbol danger or death
cornucopia, horn of plenty - a goat's horn filled with grain and flowers and fruit symbolizing prosperity
death's head - a human skull (or a representation of a human skull) used as a symbol of death
oriflamme - an inspiring symbol or ideal that serves as a rallying point in a struggle
white feather - a symbol of cowardice
allegory, emblem - a visible symbol representing an abstract idea
3.symbolisation - the practice of investing things with symbolic meaning
practice, pattern - a customary way of operation or behavior; "it is their practice to give annual raises"; "they changed their dietary pattern"
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Kathak is a classical dance form from north India, characterised by intricate foot work, stylised gestures and postures rife with symbolisation.
Cette symbolisation de l'oeil puise son essence non seulement dans la creation, mais surgit de l'ensemble des potentialites humaines, de notre conscience, et de notre inconscient au devoir de perfectionner nos actes.
Having the Arab horse out here, which is a symbolisation of strength and power in this region, to be able to do a showcase event like this, is a lot of fun.
Hurst sets this out in the symbolisation, repeated below.
Rajagopalan, an NRI working with a bank: I am doubtful about the impact of this symbolisation of the Indian currency on the market and its significance in enhancing the value.
But it's undoubtedly in this distance between the type and the individual, between the subject portrayed and the final result that all the sculptor's power of interpretation and symbolisation is expressed.
It acquired a cult following because, like all good narratives, it grappled with complex archetypes through artistic symbolisation.
For Equivalence see Eric Voegelin, "Equivalences of Experience and Symbolisation in History," in Eternita e Storia: I valori permanenti nel divenire storico, edited with an introduction by Luigi Pareyson (Florence: Vallecchi.