Meaning of REPRESENTATION in English

n.1 the act or an instance of representing or being represented.

2 a thing (esp. a painting etc.) that represents another.

3 (esp. in pl.) a statement made by way of allegation or to convey opinion.

Etymology: ME f. OF representation or L repraesentatio (as REPRESENT)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.