rendering and rendition

   A depiction or an interpretation. Also, a drawing in perspective of a proposed structure. (Rendering can be used either as a noun or as a verb.) Also see Index of American Design and render.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • Rendition (law) — In law, rendition is a surrender or handing over of persons or property, particularly from one jurisdiction to another. For criminal suspects, extradition is the most common type of rendition. Rendition can also be seen as the act of handing over …   Wikipedia

  • Rendition — Ren*di tion (r?n d?sh ?n), n. [LL. rendere to render: cf. L. redditio. See {Render}, and cf. {Reddition}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of rendering; especially, the act of surrender, as of fugitives from justice, at the claim of a foreign… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rendition (company) — Infobox Company company name = Rendition, Inc. company company type = Corporation foundation = 1993 location = Mountain View, CA industry = PC Multimedia Products homepage = http://www.rendition.com (closed down)Rendition was a maker of 3D… …   Wikipedia

  • Rendition aircraft — Illegal rendition flights of the CIA, as reported by Rzeczpospolita [1] Rendition aircraft are aircraft used by national governments to move prisoners internationally, a practice known as rendition, sometimes referred to as extraordinary… …   Wikipedia

  • rendering — ren|der|ing [ˈrendərıŋ] n 1.) someone s performance of a play, piece of music etc = ↑rendition rendering of ▪ a spirited rendering of the national anthem 2.) the way an expression, piece of writing etc is translated or explained, or the way an… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rendering — /ren deuhr ing/, n. 1. an act or instance of interpretation, rendition, or depiction, as of a dramatic part or a musical composition: her rendering of the part of Hedda. 2. a translation: Chapman s rendering of Homer. 3. a representation of a… …   Universalium

  • rendering — noun (U) 1 BrE the way a play or piece of music is performed; rendition (1): her passionate rendering of Elgar s cello concerto 2 a material made mainly of cement and sand, used to protect the outside walls of buildings …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • rendering — Synonyms and related words: alphabet, art, blueprint, cameo, cantando, catalog, cataloging, character, character sketch, charactering, characterization, chart, choreography, composite reading, concentration, conception, conflation, conventional… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • rendition — Synonyms and related words: alphabet, art, blueprint, cameo, cantando, catalog, cataloging, character, character sketch, charactering, characterization, chart, choreography, composite reading, concentration, concept, conception, conflation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Extraordinary rendition by the United States — Extraordinary Rendition redirects here. For the 2007 film, see Extraordinary Rendition (film). Extraordinary rendition (or irregular rendition) is the abduction and illegal transfer of a person from one nation to another.[1] Torture by proxy is… …   Wikipedia


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