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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Statement  \State"ment\,  n. 
  1.  The  act  of  stating,  reciting,  or  presenting,  orally  or  in 
  paper;  as  to  interrupt  a  speaker  in  the  statement  of  his 
  2.  That  which  is  stated;  a  formal  embodiment  in  language  of 
  facts  or  opinions;  a  narrative;  a  recital.  ``Admirable 
  perspicuity  of  statement!''  --Brougham. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  1:  a  message  that  is  stated  or  declared;  a  communication  (oral 
  or  written)  setting  forth  particulars  or  facts  etc 
  "according  to  his  statement  he  was  in  London  on  that 
  2:  a  fact  or  assertion  offered  as  evidence  that  something  is 
  true;  "it  was  a  strong  argument  that  his  hypothesis  was 
  true"  [syn:  {argument}] 
  3:  (music)  the  presentation  of  a  musical  theme;  "the  initial 
  statement  of  the  sonata" 
  4:  a  nonverbal  message;  "a  Cadillac  makes  a  statement  about  who 
  you  are";  "his  tantrums  are  a  statement  of  his  need  for 
  5:  the  act  of  affirming  or  asserting  or  stating  something  [syn: 
  {affirmation},  {assertion}] 
  6:  (computer  science)  a  line  of  code  written  as  part  of  a 
  computer  program  [syn:  {instruction},  {command},  {program 
  7:  a  document  showing  credits  and  debits  [syn:  {financial 

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