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representative
British English: /rɛprɪˈzɛntətɪv/
American English: /ˌrɛprəˈzɛn(t)ədɪv/
Representative

noun

  • 1
    (member, successor, agent, deputy) (Vertreter der, Vertreterin die)
    (firm's agent, deputy also) (Repräsentant der, Repräsentantin die)
    there were no representatives of the family at the funeral
    die Familie war bei der Beerdigung nicht vertreten
    High Representative of the CFSP (in the EU)
    Hoher Vertreter/Hohe Vertreterin für die GASP
  • 2Representative (American English) (Politics)
    Abgeordneter/Abgeordnete im Repräsentantenhaus
    House of Representatives

adjective

  • 1 (typical)
    repräsentativ (of für)
    a representative modern building
    ein typisches modernes Gebäude
    Charles II was fully representative of his age
    Charles II war ein typischer Vertreter seiner Zeit
  • 2 (consisting of deputies)
    Abgeordneten (versammlung, -kammer usw.)
  • 3 (Politics) (based on representation)
    Repräsentativ (system, -verfassung)
    representative government/institutions
    parlamentarische Regierung/Institution
  • 5 (that presents something to the mind)representative faculty/power
    (Vorstellungsvermögen das, -kraft die)

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