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Overview of noun summation

The noun summation has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) summation, summing up, rundown

(a concluding summary (as in presenting a case before a law court))

2. summation

((physiology) the process whereby multiple stimuli can produce a response (in a muscle or nerve or other part) that one stimulus alone does not produce)

3. sum, summation, sum total

(the final aggregate; "the sum of all our troubles did not equal the misery they suffered")

4. summation, addition, plus

(the arithmetic operation of summing; calculating the sum of two or more numbers; "the summation of four and three gives seven"; "four plus three equals seven") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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