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British English: representative /ˌrɛprɪˈzɛntətɪv/ ADJECTIVE
A representative group acts for a larger group.
The new chairman was chosen by a representative council.
- American English: representative
- Arabic: نَائِب
- Brazilian Portuguese: representante
- Chinese: 代表的
- Croatian: reprezentativan
- Czech: reprezentativní
- Danish: repræsentativ
- Dutch: representatief
- European Spanish: representativo
- Finnish: tyypillinen
- French: représentatif
- German: stellvertretend
- Greek: αντιπροσωπευτικός
- Italian: rappresentante
- Japanese: 代表する
- Korean: 대표적인
- Norwegian: representativ
- Polish: reprezentacyjny
- European Portuguese: representante
- Romanian: reprezentativ
- Russian: отображающий
- Latin American Spanish: representativo
- Swedish: representativ
- Thai: เป็นตัวแทน
- Turkish: temsilci
- Ukrainian: представницький
- Vietnamese: điển hình
British English: representative NOUN
A representative is a person who has been chosen to act or make decisions on behalf of another person or a group of people.
...trade union representatives.
Definition of representative from the Collins English Dictionary
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