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projection
British English: /prəˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /prəˈdʒɛkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of projection in German:

noun

  • 1 (throwing)
    Schleudern Neutr.
    (of missile) Abschuss Mask.
    (of bullet, shell) Abfeuern Neutr.
  • 2
    (protruding) Vorstehen Neutr.
    (protruding thing) Vorsprung Mask.
  • 4 (making known)
    (of image or character) Darstellung Fem.
    (of product or invention) Präsentation Fem.
    the projection of his own personality
    seine Selbstdarstellung
  • 5
    (planning) Planung Fem.
    (thing planned) Plan Mask.
    make a projection [for something]
    einen Plan [für etwas] machen od. aufstellen
  • 6 (extrapolation)
    Hochrechnung Fem. (Statistics)
    (estimate of future possibilities) Voraussage Fem. (of über) + Akk.
  • 7 (Psychology)
    Projektion Fem.
    projection of something on [to] somebody/something
    Projektion einer Sache Gen. auf jemanden/etwas
  • 9 (in cartography)
    [Karten]projektion Fem.
    cylindrical projection
    Zylinderprojektion Fem.
    Mercator projection

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