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Observation vs. Interpretation

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Observationnoun

The act of observing, and the fact of being observed.

Interpretationnoun

(countable) An act of interpreting or explaining what is obscure; a translation; a version; a construction.

‘the interpretation of a dream, or of an enigma.’;

Observationnoun

The act of noting and recording some event; or the record of such noting.

Interpretationnoun

(countable) A sense given by an interpreter; an exposition or explanation given; meaning .

‘Commentators give various interpretations of the same passage of Scripture.’;

Observationnoun

A remark or comment.

Interpretationnoun

The discipline or study of translating one spoken or signed language into another (as opposed to translation, which concerns itself with written language).

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Observationnoun

A judgement based on observing.

Interpretationnoun

(uncountable) The power of explaining.

Observationnoun

Performance of what is prescribed; adherence in practice; observance.

Interpretationnoun

(countable) An artist's way of expressing his thought or embodying his conception of nature.

Observationnoun

A regime under which a subject is routinely observed.

Interpretationnoun

(countable) An act or process of applying general principles or formulae to the explanation of the results obtained in special cases.

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Observationnoun

Philosophically as: the phenomenal presence of human being existence.

Interpretationnoun

An approximation that allows aspects of a mathematical theory to be discussed in ordinary language.

Observationnoun

The act or the faculty of observing or taking notice; the act of seeing, or of fixing the mind upon, anything.

‘My observation, which very seldom lies.’;

Interpretationnoun

An assignment of a truth value to each propositional symbol of a propositional calculus.

Observationnoun

The result of an act, or of acts, of observing; view; reflection; conclusion; judgment.

‘In matters of human prudence, we shall find the greatest advantage in making wise observations on our conduct.’;

Interpretationnoun

the practice and discipline of explaining natural and cultural heritage to visitors at museums, historic sites, zoos, aquaria, science centres, art galleries, etc. Also called heritage interpretation, mediation, guiding, etc.

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Observationnoun

An expression of an opinion or judgment upon what one has observed; a remark.

‘To observations which ourselves we makeWe grow more partial for the observer's sake.’;

Interpretationnoun

The act of interpreting; explanation of what is obscure; translation; version; construction; as, the interpretation of a foreign language, of a dream, or of an enigma.

‘Look how we can, or sad or merrily,Interpretation will misquote our looks.’;

Observationnoun

Performance of what is prescribed; adherence in practice; observance.

‘We are to procure dispensation or leave to omit the observation of it in such circumstances.’;

Interpretationnoun

The sense given by an interpreter; exposition or explanation given; meaning; as, commentators give various interpretations of the same passage of Scripture.

Observationnoun

The act of recognizing and noting some fact or occurrence in nature, as an aurora, a corona, or the structure of an animal.

Interpretationnoun

The power or explaining.

Observationnoun

the act of making and recording a measurement

Interpretationnoun

An artist's way of expressing his thought or embodying his conception of nature.

Observationnoun

the act of observing; taking a patient look

Interpretationnoun

The act or process of applying general principles or formulæ to the explanation of the results obtained in special cases.

Observationnoun

facts learned by observing;

‘he reported his observations to the mayor’;

Interpretationnoun

a mental representation of the meaning or significance of something

Observationnoun

the act of noticing or paying attention;

‘he escaped the notice of the police’;

Interpretationnoun

the act of interpreting something as expressed in an artistic performance;

‘her rendition of Milton's verse was extraordinarily moving’;

Observationnoun

a remark expressing careful consideration

Interpretationnoun

an explanation that results from interpreting something;

‘the report included his interpretation of the forensic evidence’;

Observation

Observation is the active acquisition of information from a primary source. In living beings, observation employs the senses.

Interpretationnoun

an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious;

‘the edict was subject to many interpretations’; ‘he annoyed us with his interpreting of parables’; ‘often imitations are extended to provide a more accurate rendition of the child's intended meaning’;

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