Meaning of “representation” - Learner’s Dictionary

representation

noun uk us /ˌreprɪzenˈteɪʃən/
SPEAKING FOR [ U ]

speaking or doing something officially for another person:

Can he afford legal representation?
SHOWING [ C, U ]

the way someone or something is shown:

an accurate representation of country life
→ See also proportional representation

(Definition of “representation” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)