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rendering

[ren-der-ing] /ˈrɛn dər ɪŋ/
noun
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 building, interior, etc., executed in perspective and usually done for purposes of presentation.
4.
Building Trades. render1 (def 22).
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English (gerund); see render, -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for renderings

rendering

/ˈrɛndərɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act or an instance of performing a play, piece of music, etc
2.
a translation of a text from a foreign language
3.
Also called rendering coat, render. a coat of plaster or cement mortar applied to a surface
4.
a perspective drawing showing an architect's idea of a finished building, interior, etc
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Word Origin and History for renderings

rendering

n.

mid-15c., "action of restoring," verbal noun from render (v.). Meaning "a translation" is from 1640s; that of "extracting or melting of fat" is from 1792. Visual arts sense of "reproduction, representation" is from 1862.

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