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Other Statement Definition

[n] a document showing credits and debits
[n] (computer science) a line of code written as part of a computer program
[n] a fact or assertion offered as evidence that something is true; "it was a strong argument that his hypothesis was true"
[n] 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 day"
[n] a nonverbal message; "a Cadillac makes a statement about who you are"; "his tantrums are a statement of his need for attention"
[n] (music) the presentation of a musical theme; "the initial statement of the sonata"
[n] the act of affirming or asserting or stating something

Misc. Definitions

\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 case.
2. That which is stated; a formal embodiment in language of facts or opinions; a narrative; a recital. ``Admirable perspicuity of statement!'' --Brougham.

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