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Project

Proj´ect
n.1.
1.The place from which a thing projects, or starts forth.
2.That which is projected or designed; something intended or devised; a scheme; a design; a plan.
He entered into the project with his customary ardor.
- Prescott.
3.An idle scheme; an impracticable design; as, a man given to projects.
v. t.1.
[imp. & p. p. Projected; p. pr. & vb. n. Projecting.]
1.To throw or cast forward; to shoot forth.
Before his feet herself she did project.
- Spenser.
2.To cast forward or revolve in the mind; to contrive; to devise; to scheme; as, to project a plan.
3.(Persp.) To draw or exhibit, as the form of anything; to delineate; as, to project a sphere, a map, an ellipse, and the like; - sometimes with on, upon, into, etc.; as, to project a line or point upon a plane. See Projection, 4.
v. i.1.To shoot forward; to extend beyond something else; to be prominent; to jut; as, the cornice projects; branches project from the tree.
2.To form a project; to scheme.
Noun1.Projectproject - any piece of work that is undertaken or attempted; "he prepared for great undertakings"
Synonyms: task, undertaking, labor
2.project - a planned undertaking
Synonyms: projection
Verb1.project - communicate vividly; "He projected his feelings"
2.project - extend out or project in space; "His sharp nose jutted out"; "A single rock sticks out from the cliff"
3.project - transfer (ideas or principles) from one domain into another
4.project - project on a screen; "The images are projected onto the screen"
5.project - cause to be heard; "His voice projects well"
6.project - draw a projection of
7.project - make or work out a plan for; devise; "They contrived to murder their boss"; "design a new sales strategy"; "plan an attack"
Synonyms: contrive, design, plan
8.project - present for consideration
Synonyms: propose
9.project - imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind; "I can't see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"
10.project - put or send forth; "She threw the flashlight beam into the corner"; "The setting sun threw long shadows"; "cast a spell"; "cast a warm light"
Synonyms: cast, contrive, throw
11.project - throw, send, or cast forward; "project a missile"
Synonyms: send off
12.project - regard as objective
PROJECT - Subsystem of ICES. Sammet 1969, p.616.
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