participation

  • 1 participation — [ partisipasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • v. 1170; lat. participatio 1 ♦ Action de participer à qqch.; son résultat. « La démocratie est la participation à droit égal, à titre égal, à la délibération des lois et au gouvernement de la nation » (Lamartine). La… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 2 participation — Participation. s. f. La part qu on a à quelque chose. La participation aux merites de Jesus Christ, aux merites des Saints, aux prieres des fidelles. la participation aux corps & au sang de Jesus Christ. la participation aux sacrements. la… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 3 Participation — Participation, in addition to its dictionary definition, has specific meanings in certain areas.*Participation (decision making), a notion in theory of management, economics and politics *Participation (VR), a notion from virtual reality… …

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  • 4 Participation — Par*tic i*pa tion, n. [F. participation, L. participatio.] 1. The act or state of participating, or sharing in common with others; as, a participation in joy or sorrows. [1913 Webster] These deities are so by participation. Bp. Stillingfleet.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 participation — par·tic·i·pa·tion n 1: the action or state of taking part in something: as a: association with others in a relationship (as a partnership) or an enterprise usu. on a formal basis with specified rights and obligations a loan made directly or in… …

    Law dictionary

  • 6 participation — (n.) late 14c., from O.Fr. participation (13c.), from L.L. participationem (nom. participatio), noun of action from pp. stem of L. participare participate, from particeps (gen. participis) partaker, from pars (gen. partis) part (see PART (Cf.… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 7 Participation — Dans le domaine de la gouvernance et de la citoyenneté, la participation désigne des tentatives de donner un rôle aux individus dans une prise de décision affectant une communauté. Cette notion s est appliquée à plusieurs champs distincts. Elle… …

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  • 8 participation — (par ti si pa sion ; en vers, de six syllabes) s. f. 1°   Action de participer. •   Elle [la religion] apprend aux justes, qu elle élève jusqu à la participation de la Divinité même, qu en ce sublime état ils portent encore la source de toute la… …

    Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • 9 participation — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ full ▪ broader, greater, increased ▪ mass, widespread ▪ We have to improve and increase mass participation in sports …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 10 participation — An agreement between lenders to share a commitment to extend funds (if any), the extension of funds, and the credit risk for one or more credit facilities to a borrower. Almost always evidenced by a written agreement. American Banker Glossary The …

    Financial and business terms

  • 11 PARTICIPATION — s. f. L action de participer à quelque chose. La participation aux mérites de JÉSUS CHRIST, aux prières des saints, aux prières des fidèles. La participation au corps et au sang de JÉSUS CHRIST. La participation aux sacrements, aux saints… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 12 PARTICIPATION — n. f. Action de participer à quelque chose. Votre participation à cette entreprise sera précieuse. La participation aux bénéfices. Participation aux charges, aux impôts. Cela s’est fait sans ma participation, sans sa participation. Figurément,… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 13 participation —    Political participation refers to activity by individuals that is intended to influence who governs and/or the decisions taken by those who do so. Citizens can be classified both by the extent of their political involvement, using the Milbrath …

    Glossary of UK Government and Politics

  • 14 Participation — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Joint possession. < N PARAG:Participation >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 participation participation Sgm: N 1 cotenancy cotenancy joint tenancy Sgm: N 1 occupancy in common occupancy in common possession in common tenancy in… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 15 participation — par|tic|i|pa|tion [ par,tısı peıʃn ] noun uncount ** the process of taking part in something: We would like to see more participation by younger people. participation in: The president s participation in the economic summit is seen as vital to… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 participation — /pahr tis euh pay sheuhn/, n. 1. an act or instance of participating. 2. the fact of taking part, as in some action or attempt: participation in a celebration. 3. a sharing, as in benefits or profits: participation in a pension plan. adj. 4. of… …

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  • 17 participation — n. 1) active participation 2) participation in * * * [pɑːˌtɪsɪ peɪʃ(ə)n] active participation participation in …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 18 participation — par|ti|ci|pa|tion W3 [pa:ˌtısıˈpeıʃən US pa:r ] n [U] the act of taking part in an activity or event ▪ Thank you for your participation. participation in ▪ We want more participation in the decision making. ▪ entertainment with plenty of audience …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 participation */*/ — UK [pɑː(r)ˌtɪsɪˈpeɪʃ(ə)n] / US [pɑrˌtɪsɪˈpeɪʃ(ə)n] noun [uncountable] the process of taking part in something We would like to see more participation by younger people. participation in: The Prime Minister s participation in the economic summit… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 participation — Provision in insurance policies by which the insured shares or participates in each loss incurred and covered by the policy on a specified percentage basis. Sometimes loosely referred to as coinsurance but latter term is not strictly applicable.… …

    Black's law dictionary