Definitions of realisation
  1. noun
    coming to understand something clearly and distinctly
    synonyms: realization, recognition
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    apprehension, discernment, savvy, understanding
    the cognitive condition of someone who understands
  2. noun
    making real or giving the appearance of reality
    synonyms: actualisation, actualization, realization
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    the act of representing an abstraction as a physical thing
    depersonalisation, depersonalization, reification
    representing a human being as a physical thing deprived of personal qualities or individuality
    exteriorisation, exteriorization, externalisation, externalization
    embodying in an outward form
    hypostatisation, hypostatization, reification
    regarding something abstract as a material thing
    giving concrete form to an abstract concept
    type of:
    creating by mental acts
    the act of creating something by thinking
  3. noun
    something that is made real or concrete
    synonyms: fruition, realization
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    the act of bringing to completion or fruition
  4. noun
    a musical composition that has been completed or enriched by someone other than the composer
    synonyms: realization
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    composition, musical composition, opus, piece, piece of music
    a musical work that has been created
  5. noun
    the completion or enrichment of a piece of music left sparsely notated by a composer
    synonyms: realization
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    composing, composition
    musical creation
  6. 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
    synonyms: realization
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    cut-rate sale, sale, sales event
    an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices
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