realization has definitions from the fields of psychology,business,music,fine art
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[ noun ] making real or giving the appearance of reality

Used in print

(Chicago Daily Tribune...)

But strength and poignancy develop thenceforth , and the windmill and deathbed episodes gather the threads of realization of the wonderfulness of the old_boy .

(The Christian Science Monitor,...)

Each high note had the crowd in ecstasy so that it stopped the show midway in the `` Mad_Scene '' , but the real reason was a realization of the extraordinary performance unfolding at the moment .

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[ noun ] (psychology) coming to understand something clearly and distinctly

Examples

"a growing realization of the risk involved" "a sudden recognition of the problem he faced" "increasing recognition that diabetes frequently coexists with other chronic diseases"

Used in print

(Booton Herndon, "From Custer to Korea, The 7th Cavalry"...)

But what made the load lighter was the realization that every officer , non-com and trooper was ready and willing to help him carry it , for the good of the troop and the regiment .

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[ noun ] (business) a sale in order to obtain money (as a sale of stock or a sale of the estate of a bankrupt person) or the money so obtained

Synonyms

realisation

Related terms

sale realize

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[ noun ] (music) the completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer

Synonyms

realisation

Related terms

composing realise

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[ noun ] (music,fine art) a musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer

Synonyms

realisation

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[ noun ] something that is realized

Examples

"the victory was the realization of a whole year's work"

Related terms

consummation realize

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