Some articles on project, projects:
... The Vagrancy Project consisted of several dozen paintings of vagrants and a large book of notes written by the dossers themselves and those involved in ... The format of the 'Project' – combining thematically linked paintings with the publication of research notes and the collected observations of the sitters ... Projects such as Mental Handicap (1976), Old Age (1979) and Death (1982) followed the one on vagrancy as Lenkiewicz continued to examine the lives of ostracised, hidden sections of the ...
... He is most famous for his participation in Project Manhigh and Project Excelsior, in 1960 setting the record longest skydive, from a height greater than 31 kilometres (19 mi) ... In 2012, at the age of 84, he participated in the Red Bull Stratos project as capsule communicator, directing Felix Baumgartner on his record-breaking ...
... After the Omega project was scrapped, some of its developers were assigned to the Cirrus project (most were assigned to the team which created Visual Basic) ... After Microsoft acquired FoxPro, there were rumors that the Microsoft project might get replaced with it, but the company decided to develop them in parallel ... It was assumed that the project would make use of Extensible Storage Engine (Jet Blue) but, in the end, only support for Microsoft Jet Database Engine (Jet Red) was provided ...
... Coastal engineers began the project in 2001 and provided high-quality sand for the beach and created a deeper channel for boaters ... brings to its community the short and long term success of the restoration project and the challenges each community overcame during the course of the project ...
... is perhaps best known for the Snowy Mountains Scheme, a project to dam the Snowy River, providing both water for irrigation and hydroelectricity ... The project began in 1949 employing a hundred thousand men, two-thirds of whom came from thirty other countries during the post-World War II years ... Socially this project symbolises a period during which Australia became an ethnic "melting pot" of the twentieth century but which also changed Australia's character and increased its ...
More definitions of "project":
- (verb): Project on a screen.
Example: "The images are projected onto the screen"
- (noun): A planned undertaking.
- (verb): Imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind.
Synonyms: visualize, visualise, envision, fancy, see, figure, picture, image
- (verb): Transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another.
- (verb): Cause to be heard.
Example: "His voice projects well"
- (verb): Throw, send, or cast forward.
Example: "Project a missile"
Synonyms: send off
- (verb): Draw a projection of.
- (verb): Present for consideration.
Famous quotes containing the word project:
“In 1869 he started his work for temperance instigated by three drunken men who came to his home with a paper signed by a saloonkeeper and his patrons on which was written For Gods sake organize a temperance society.”
—Federal Writers Project Of The Wor, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)
“I wish to come to know you get to know you all
Let your belief in me and me in you stand tall
Just like a project of which no one tells
Or do ya still think that Im somebody else?”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)
“Although I mean it, and project the meaning
As hard as I can into its brushed-metal surface,
It cannot, in this deteriorating climate, pick up
Where I leave off.”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)