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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. representative: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. representative: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. representative: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
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  6. Representative, representative, representative: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Representative, representative: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. representative: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. representative: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. representative: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. representative: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. representative: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. representative: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. representative (adj.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. Representative, representative: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. representative: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. The Representative: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Representative: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. representative: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. representative: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. representative: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. representative: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. representative: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. representative: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. representative: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. representative: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. representative: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. representative: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  29. Representative: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. representative: The Organon: A Conceptually Indexed Dictionary (by Genus and Differentia) [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. representative: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  2. representative: Law.com Dictionary [home, info]
  3. representative: Everybody's Legal Dictionary [home, info]
  4. representative: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  5. representative: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  6. REPRESENTATIVE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  7. Representative: Securities Terminology [home, info]
  8. representative: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  9. Representative (union): Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  10. representative: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. representative: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. representative: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. representative: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. REPRESENTATIVE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. REPRESENTATIVE: Statistics (in particular, re-randomisation statistics) [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (representative)

noun:  a person who represents others
noun:  a member of the United States House of Representatives
noun:  an advocate who represents someone else's policy or purpose
noun:  an item of information that is representative of a type
adjective:  standing for something else ("The bald eagle is representative of the United States")
adjective:  serving to represent or typify ("Representative moviegoers")
adjective:  being or characteristic of government by representation in which citizens exercise power through elected officers and representatives ("Representative government as defined by Abraham Lincoln is government of the people, by the people, for the people")

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Phrases that include representative:   legal representative, united states trade representative, representative democracy, representative fraction, proxy representative, more...

Words similar to representative:   congressman, congresswoman, example, illustration, instance, interpreter, representatively, representativeness, representativity, spokesperson, voice, agent, more...

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