Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Representative"

The meaning of "Representative" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does The representatives of the tech-based networks talk about home-based childcare not as a last resort, but as an artisanal, locally sourced amenity, childcare's version of Airbnb—that could also change the world. mean?
A: so in that part, “artisanal” and “locally sourced” are used because they’re both describing the method of childcare. Artisanal, in this case, is referring to a traditional method, and locally-sourced amenity means a facility that is based in the area that you’re living in. (hence “locally”


basically, it just means that home childcare would be both a traditional and easy way to take care of children locally, rather than at a designated facility.

Amenity:
a desirable or useful feature or facility of a building or place.

Artisanal: made in a traditional way, or in the way of an artisan.
Q: What does ‎Are you currently working with a representative or agency?

what does this mean? I got this question on the graduate application
은 무슨 뜻인가요? mean?
A: It is asking if you currently have a job, likely in whichever field your program is in.

It is unlikely, but it may also be asking if you have any sort of person or company sponsoring you for legal or work-related reasons. However, my guess would be they are just asking if you have a job.
Q: What does "two representatives of this species" mean?
A: It's probably closer to "two individual examples of insects." Especially, two very good, easy, clear, and probably near-perfect or classic examples of that species.

"We selected two feline representatives for testing." (We have chosen two very average and healthy feline specimens for our experiment.)

But with context, it probably could be used to reference two sub-species as well! English is funny like that. :/ Sometimes a word means one thing and also its opposite! (e.g. "peruse" or "homely")

"Representative species" also gets used as a very generic/common or typically-referenced (not rare or specific) species of an animal. For example, a bottlenose dolphin would make a better representative than an irrawaddy dolphin or an orca. A chicken is a good representative species of bird. A frog is a good representative species of an amphibian. The scarlet macaw might be a good representation of Amazonian wildlife.
Q: What does "calling" of "calling their representative" mean?
A: getting in contact with them, talking to them
Q: What does A sends over a representative. mean?
A: It means A can't personally meet you. So someone else is sent to represent them.

Synonyms of "Representative" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between representative and substitute ?
A: Representative-
Someone who speaks or does something formally for another person or group of people.
Example:the firm has representative in every major city

Substitute
To take something or someone place
Example: you can substitute oil for butter in the recipe

(Hope this helped🙂)
Q: What is the difference between representative and representant ?
A: Representative(s) refer to person(s) who represents someone to do job/work on their behalf . Representant(s) are not commonly used though I think it has the same meaning of representative(s).
Q: What is the difference between representative and representation ?
A: 'representative' is an adjective or a noun (a person).
- Don't judge me just because my sister's not a good person. She's not representative (adj.) of my whole family.
- The government is not representative (adj.) of all the citizens of a country.
- She's the best speaker so she was nominated as the class representative (noun).
- He attended the conference as a representative (noun) of our company.

'representation' is a noun (describing the act of representing, or the portrayal of something/someone).
- I wasn't able to get free legal representation, so I had to use all my savings to pay for a lawyer.
- The celebrity was not happy with the news article's representation of her.
- This artwork is a vivid representation of the artist's mindset at the time it was drawn.
Q: What is the difference between representative and delegate and delegatee ?
A: The representative of the company in business meetings and business deals does not always have to be the CEO. It can be anyone the company chooses to act on their behalf.
Q: What is the difference between representative and representation ?
A: The first is an adjective while the second is a noun (from the same...word-core).

Translations of "Representative"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? representative
A: I said it a little slow for you:)
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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How do you say representative??
A: ممثل
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? the representative of a bord of directors
A: @mitsuko:
the chairman of the Board of Trustees or board of directors (I think the two terms could be used interchangeably)

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Q: What are the most representative symbols of England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales in your opinion?
A: Wales also uses a Leek and a Daffodil.

Northern Ireland doesn’t seem to have many symbols of its own, maybe because people argue over ownership of them. On coins it’s sometimes represented as a flax plant, because it has a history of weaving.
Q: What does "national representative" in this context mean?


GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Days before white nationalist Richard Spencer’s speech at the University of Florida, the campus was on edge amid concerns over potential violence between his supporters and counterprotesters.

“Many of these students, they’ve never seen anything like this ever,” said Adejumo. “So to say to just ignore it, you can’t just ignore it. I think that’s the wrong signal and message that the university is signaling to the students. Many of the students are from subjugated groups and you can’t just ignore the oppression that you’re feeling.”

Kaplan said his Jewish fraternity, Alpha Epsilon Pi, has sent in a national representative “to watch over us” and that the fraternity asked university police for extra security.
A: In this context, someone who represents the fraternity on a national level has come to spend time with the fraternity in Florida.
Q: Legally acceptable representative
The patient who is over 18 years old men or is 16 years old female and the patient is marital status,
The priority is as follows;
1, Spouse
2, Parents or Children who are over 20 years old does this sound natural?
A: If I understand correctly, you mean to say:

For married male patients over the age of 18 and married female patients over the age of 16, a legally acceptable representative is defined and prioritized as follows:
1. Spouse
2. Parents or children over the age of 20

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