internal representation

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Noun1.internal representation - a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or imageinternal representation - a presentation to the mind in the form of an idea or image
overlap, convergence, intersection - a representation of common ground between theories or phenomena; "there was no overlap between their proposals"
cognitive content, mental object, content - the sum or range of what has been perceived, discovered, or learned
instantiation - a representation of an idea in the form of an instance of it; "how many instantiations were found?"
antitype - a person or thing represented or foreshadowed by a type or symbol; especially a figure in the Old Testament having a counterpart in the New Testament
stereotype - a conventional or formulaic conception or image; "regional stereotypes have been part of America since its founding"
schema, scheme - an internal representation of the world; an organization of concepts and actions that can be revised by new information about the world
image, mental image - an iconic mental representation; "her imagination forced images upon her too awful to contemplate"
interpretation, reading, version - a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something
phantasmagoria - a constantly changing medley of real or imagined images (as in a dream)
psychosexuality - the mental representation of sexual activities
percept, perception, perceptual experience - the representation of what is perceived; basic component in the formation of a concept
memory - something that is remembered; "search as he would, the memory was lost"
example, model - a representative form or pattern; "I profited from his example"
appearance - a mental representation; "I tried to describe his appearance to the police"
blur, fuzz - a hazy or indistinct representation; "it happened so fast it was just a blur"; "he tried to clear his head of the whisky fuzz"
unrealism, abstractionism - a representation having no reference to concrete objects or specific examples
concrete representation, concretism - a representation of an abstract idea in concrete terms
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Landlord Signature Acquisitions had external representation from Joseph Sarno of CBRE and internal representation from Eric Zabarkus in this transaction.
The second layer is the Hidden layer which projects the input into an internal representation which aims at efficient feature extraction.
As can be seen from the Appendix (Figure 1), a two-by-two table can be made showing the four theoretical typologies of the internal representation and external fragmentation of dominant states within international systems.
Therefore, the main aim of the current study was to explore age-related differences in the internal representation of dynamic postural tasks by means of fMRI in order to detect not only cortical but also subcortical changes.
Manipulative materials are used to create an external representation that stands for a mathematical idea in order to eventually develop an internal representation.
Hilliker Corporation agent Hal Ball represented the seller, DFD Industries, LLC and MSD had internal representation for their purchase.
The teacher in this case uses three external representations, namely the concrete representation with the folded paper, a pictorial representation of the folded paper, and the abstract representation "1/4" to help students to develop an internal representation of a quarter.
"Whereas if you think about neuro-inspired computing systems, the structure itself will have an internal representation of the datastream that it's receiving and previous history that it's seen, so ideally it will be able to make predictions on what the future states of that datastream should be, and have a sense for what the information represents." Okandan said.
This classic psychophysical scaling procedure has proven a reliable tool for studying perceptual sensations and their internal representation. Psychophysical scaling aims at linking psychological and physiological mechanisms to the physical or mathematical properties of the outside world and was introduced at the beginning of the last century by eminent medical scientists such as Fechner and Wundt.
A reduced exposure time (about 1 min) prevents, at least in part, the processing of the internal representation in the short-term memory with additional information from previous experience.
When this external representation is considered by another person, it becomes an internal representation or mental model for that person.

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