Meaning of PROJECTION in English
1》 an estimate or forecast based on present trends.
2》 the projecting of an image, sound, etc.
3》 the presentation or promotion of someone or something in a particular way.
↘a mental image viewed as reality.
4》 the unconscious transfer of one's own desires or emotions to another person.
5》 a protruding thing.
6》 a map or diagram made by projecting a given figure, area, etc.
Concise Oxford English vocab. Сжатый оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2004