• Isometric projection
    Isometric projection
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj projecting extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary "the jutting limb of a tree","massive projected buttresses","his protruding ribs","a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"
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Orthographic projection Orthographic projection

Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The projection light used for IMAX theaters can be seen from space.
    • projecting Inventive; enterprising.
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  • Norman Vincent Peale
    “It is a fact that you project what you are.”
  • Napoleon Hill
    “It takes half your life before you discover life is a do-it-yourself project.”
  • Thomas Hardy
    “I am the family face; flesh perishes, I live on, projecting trait and trace through time to times anon, and leaping from place to place over oblivion.”
  • Gertrude Stein
    “It is extraordinary that whole populations have no projects for the future, none at all. It certainly is extraordinary, but it is certainly true.”
  • Lillian Troll
    Lillian Troll
    “Always have some project underway an ongoing project that goes over from day to day and thus makes each day a small unit of time.”
  • T. S. Eliot
    “Hell is oneself, hell is alone, the other figures in it merely projections. There is nothing to escape from and nothing to escape to. One is always alone.”


In literature:

You're as important to this project as I am.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
Neither of these projects could take immediate effect, and Schiller's embarrassments became more pressing than ever.
"The Life of Friedrich Schiller" by Thomas Carlyle
His uncle had been his only confidant, and they had often discussed the project together.
"The Coming Wave" by Oliver Optic
And also the peculiar beak-like projection.
"The Ultimate Weapon" by John Wood Campbell
A commencement was made at Norfolk Plains; but the project failed, and sunk into a private academy.
"The History of Tasmania, Volume I (of 2)" by John West
The whole of the interior is smooth, the ends of the timbers and brushwood which project inwards being evenly gnawed off.
"The Western World" by W.H.G. Kingston
And Morely had ordered project after project, using those funds to pay for them.
"Final Weapon" by Everett B. Cole
Projecting over the schooner's rail was the convulsed countenance of Captain Candage.
"Blow The Man Down" by Holman Day
It was several feet longer than the bottom plank, and, when in place, projected beyond the ribs at both ends.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
They were only the projecting ends of great masses that formed the strength of the reef.
"The Boy Tar" by Mayne Reid

In poetry:

West in gash of purple
below the umber dye
Rims of desert sandhills
project into the sky
"Giant Cactus" by Norman MacLeod
Far-seeing, truly, to discern so much
In the fantastic projects and day-dreams
Of a raw restless boy!
"Paracelsus: Part III: Paracelsus" by Robert Browning
Every long-laid project shatters,
Framed by things of clay:
He who knows that nothing matters
Smiles and slips away.
"Things Of Clay" by Gamaliel Bradford
He lets the youthful dreamer store
Great projects in his brain,
Until He drops the fungus spore
That smears them out again.
"Religio Medici" by Arthur Conan Doyle
Why that was half my project.
Blushing so well becomes the ugly, that
The fair it must make charming--I have ordered
Thy father Nathan hither, and another,
Dost guess who 'tis? one other.--Sittah, you
Will not object?
"Nathan The Wise - Act V" by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
A GROT was nigh, to which the simple fair,
Not dreaming ills, was anxious to repair;
The heat, some evil spirit, and the place,
Invited her the moment to embrace,
To bathe within the stream that near her ran;
And instantly her project she began.
"The River Scamander" by Jean de La Fontaine

In news:

This reader-submitted project shows once again that great projects can come from wood that someone else might call "trash".
This paper is based on the practical experiences implementing batch projects on both new build and control system replacement projects.
Revenue projections rosier than reality tax, state, billion, brown, percent, budget, income, projections, taxes, year.
DENVER, CO (BRAIN)—Rudy Project will launch the "Rudy Project Gear Deal" this month.
Project to transform downtown building Democrat Photo/Lindsay Reed Lowe's Construction has taken on a project to restore the old building at the corner of Main and 10th Street in Cassville.
Community approves school project to go to ballot, solar array project moves forward.
After project submittals are prepared, the team should meet again and review the control-system submittals in great enough detail to confirm that the project requirements are being met.
An additional US$1.17 billion loan from the Brazilian Development Bank will increase the total project debt available to GDF Suez for the 3,750-MW Jirau hydropower project to $4.66 billion, has learned.
Manfred Jung is the Project Manager and one of the responsible persons for HDTV studio renewal projects at SWR.
District 3 Councillor Frank Baker offered his support for the Herb Chambers project, but voiced concerns about the project's impact on the Columbia Point plan.
Ross Ashton's The Projection Studio once again entertained the sold-out crowds at Edinburgh Castle with stunning projected visuals for the spectacular 2012 Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo.
Kenny said this project, sponsored in part by the Ogallala Aquifer Project, is aimed directly at conserving and making the best use of water--in this case it is harvested rainwater.
In my geography class, we are working on a long project in which we are responsible for creating an oral, written and poster project on a particular US state.
The Herald editorial of Nov 8 missed the point that the Monterey Peninsula Airport District runway safety project is actually two projects, one of which has nothing to do with safety.
"Because of our experience in peanut processing and our commitment to improving communities in West Africa, Project Peanut Butter is an exciting project for us," says Michele Buck, Hershey 's svp, chief growth officer.

In science:

If R is right coherent with finite left finitistic projective dimension, then every Gorenstein projective (left) R-module is also Gorenstein flat.
Gorenstein flat dimension of complexes
The fol lowing conditions are equivalent for a complex G: 1) G is Gorenstein projective; 2) E xt1 (G, L) = 0 for al l complexes L of finite projective dimension; 3) Each Gn is a Gorenstein projective module.
Gorenstein flat dimension of complexes
The projective dimension of a Gorenstein projective complex is either zero or infinite.
Gorenstein flat dimension of complexes
Let P → M be a surjective DG-projective resolution, let G → M be a special Gorenstein projective resolution, and let u : P → G be a map of complexes induced by 1M .
Gorenstein flat dimension of complexes
Definition 1.2 A random diagonal projection matrix will be called a Bernoulli diagonal projection matrix if the diagonal entries are independent and equal to 1 with probability 1 − p and equal to 0 with probability p.
Limiting Empirical Singular Value Distribution of Restrictions of Unitary Matrices