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projection

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Some people go through life trying to find out what the world holds for them only to find out too late that it's what they bring to the world that really counts. OR It's not what the world holds for you it's what you bring to it
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Noun

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projection

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projection ({{{1}}})
  1. Something which projects, protrudes, juts out, sticks out, or stands out.
    The face of the cliff had many projections which are big enough for birds to nest on.
  2. The display of an image by devices such as movie projector, video projector, overhead projector or slide projector.
  3. a forecast or prognosis obtained by extrapolation
  4. (psychology) an assumption that others have similar thoughts as oneself
  5. (photography) the image that a translucent object casts onto another object
  6. (geometry) something like a shadow, that an object casts onto another object.
  7. (mathematics) transformations of one thing into something else, e.g. applications of functions.

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