What is interpretation?

  • (noun): An explanation of something that is not immediately obvious.
    Synonyms: interpreting, rendition, rendering
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on interpretation, interpretations:

NSA Warrantless Surveillance Controversy - Legal Issues
... legal issues that fall into two broad disciplines statutory interpretation and Constitutional law ... Statutory interpretation is the process of interpreting and applying legislation to the facts of a given case ... Constitutional law is the body of law that governs the interpretation of the United States Constitution and covers areas of law such as the relationship between the ...
Syntax (logic) - Syntactic Entities - Interpretations
... An interpretation of a formal system is the assignment of meanings to the symbols, and truth values to the sentences of a formal system ... The study of interpretations is called formal semantics ... Giving an interpretation is synonymous with constructing a model ...
Heritage Interpretation - "Tilden's Principles" of Interpretation
... Freeman Tilden defined six principles of interpretation ... Any interpretation that does not somehow relate what is being displayed or described to something within the personality or experience of the visitor will be sterile ... Information, as such, is not Interpretation ...
Heritage Interpretation
... Heritage interpretation is the communication of information about, or the explanation of, the nature, origin, and purpose of historical, natural ... Heritage interpretation may be performed at dedicated interpretation centres or at museums, historic sites, parks, art galleries, nature centres, zoos, aquaria, botanical gardens, nature reserves and a host of ... The thematic approach to heritage interpretation advocated by University of Idaho professor Sam Ham, the National Association for Interpretation, the US National Park Service, and others, appears widely ...
One Mighty And Strong - Third Interpretation: Claimants To The "One Mighty and Strong"
... Since the end of the nineteenth century, a number of individuals have proposed a third interpretation of the prophecy that Smith predicted the coming of ... This interpretation assumes a much broader role of the One Mighty and Strong, extending throughout the church and beyond the confines of Jackson County ...

More definitions of "interpretation":

  • (noun): An explanation that results from interpreting something.
    Example: "The report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence"
  • (noun): A mental representation of the meaning or significance of something.
    Synonyms: reading, version
  • (noun): The act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance.
    Synonyms: rendition, rendering