See under summation (def 5).
the act or process of summing.
the result of this; an aggregate or total.
a review or recapitulation of previously stated facts or statements, often with a final conclusion or conclusions drawn from them.
Law. the final arguments of opposing attorneys before a case goes to the jury.
Physiology. the arousal of impulses by a rapid succession of stimuli, carried either by separate sensory neurons (spatial summation) or by the same sensory neuron (temporal summation)
the act or process of determining a sum; addition
the result of such an act or process
(US, law) the concluding statements made by opposing counsel in a case before a court
summation sum·ma·tion (sə-mā’shən)
The process by which multiple or repeated stimuli can produce a response in a nerve, muscle, or other part that one stimulus alone cannot produce.
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[spey-shee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌspeɪ ʃiˈɒg rə fi/ noun 1. the study of the characteristics of space beyond the atmosphere, including the mapping of the movements of celestial bodies and the recording of electrical, magnetic, and gravitational effects, especially those likely to affect missiles and spacecraft.
[spey-shee-oh-tem-per-uh l] /ˌspeɪ ʃi oʊˈtɛm pər əl/ adjective 1. pertaining to space-time. 2. of or relating to both space and time. spatiotemporal /ˌspeɪʃɪəʊˈtɛmpərəl; -ˈtɛmprəl/ adjective 1. of or existing in both space and time 2. of or concerned with space-time
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