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English definition of “projection”

projection

noun     /prəʊˈdʒekʃən/
CALCULATION [C] a calculation or guess about the future based on information that you have: government projections of population growthPredicting things and intuition
IMAGE [U] the use of a projector to show a film or an image on a screen or wallPhotographyCinema - general words
(Definition of projection noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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