from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See realization, realize.

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  • noun Alternative spelling of realization.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun coming to understand something clearly and distinctly
  • noun 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
  • noun a musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer
  • noun making real or giving the appearance of reality
  • noun something that is made real or concrete
  • noun the completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer


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  • THE REALIZATION is like the supreme soup --

    SO consummate that all you see is soup --

    no ingredients -- only soup.

    --Jan Cox

    June 17, 2007