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1. A depiction or interpretation, as in painting or music.
2. A drawing in perspective of a proposed structure.
3. A translation: a rendering of Cicero's treatises into English.
4. A coat of plaster or cement applied to a masonry surface.
1. the act or an instance of performing a play, piece of music, etc
2. (Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a translation of a text from a foreign language
3. (Building) Also called: rendering coat or render a coat of plaster or cement mortar applied to a surface
4. (Architecture) a perspective drawing showing an architect's idea of a finished building, interior, etc
ren•der•ing(ˈrɛn dər ɪŋ)
1. an interpretation of a dramatic part or a musical composition.
2. a translation.
3. a representation of a building, interior, etc., executed in perspective.
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|Noun||1.||rendering - a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role etc.; "they heard a live rendition of three pieces by Schubert"|
|2.||rendering - an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious; "the edict was subject to many interpretations"; "he annoyed us with his interpreting of parables"; "often imitations are extended to provide a more accurate rendition of the child's intended meaning"|
broad interpretation, judicial activism - an interpretation of the U.S. constitution holding that the spirit of the times and the needs of the nation can legitimately influence judicial decisions (particularly decisions of the Supreme Court)
explanation - thought that makes something comprehensible
|3.||rendering - the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance; "her rendition of Milton's verse was extraordinarily moving"|
reinterpretation - a new or different interpretation
spin - a distinctive interpretation (especially as used by politicians to sway public opinion); "the campaign put a favorable spin on the story"
performance - the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment; "we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal"; "an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto"
|4.||rendering - a written communication in a second language having the same meaning as the written communication in a first language|
mistranslation - an incorrect translation
retroversion - translation back into the original language; "the teacher translated Latin texts into English which he gave to his students for retroversion"
subtitle, caption - translation of foreign dialogue of a movie or TV program; usually displayed at the bottom of the screen
supertitle, surtitle - translation of the words of a foreign opera (or choral work) projected on a screen above the stage
|5.||rendering - a coat of stucco applied to a masonry wall|
|6.||rendering - perspective drawing of an architect's design|
drawing - a representation of forms or objects on a surface by means of lines; "drawings of abstract forms"; "he did complicated pen-and-ink drawings like medieval miniatures"
|7.||rendering - giving in acknowledgment of obligation|
1. One's artistic conception as shown by the way in which something such as a dramatic role or musical composition is rendered: