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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ren·di·tion /rɛnˈdɪʃən/

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ren·di·tion n.
 1. The act of rendering; especially, the act of surrender, as of fugitives from justice, at the claim of a foreign government; also, surrender in war.
    The rest of these brave men that suffered in cold blood after articles of rendition.   --Evelyn.
 2. Translation; rendering; version.
    This rendition of the word seems also most naturally to agree with the genuine meaning of some other words in the same verse.   --South.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a performance of a musical composition or a dramatic role
           etc.; "they heard a live rendition of three pieces by
           Schubert" [syn: rendering]
      2: an explanation of something that is not immediately obvious;
         "the edict was subject to many interpretations"; "he
         annoyed us with his interpreting of parables"; "often
         imitations are extended to provide a more accurate
         rendition of the child's intended meaning" [syn: interpretation,
          interpreting, rendering]
      3: the act of interpreting something as expressed in an
         artistic performance; "her rendition of Milton's verse was
         extraordinarily moving" [syn: rendering, interpretation]