Definitions for "Anticipation"
The situation where a genetic disorder appears to become more severe and/or arise at an earlier age as it is passed through subsequent generations (seen in many trinucleotide repeat mutations).
The previous use, documentation, or acknowledgement of an invention, preventing the patent of the invention.
The tendency for some autosomal dominant diseases to manifest at an earlier age and to increase in severity with each succeeding generation. Example: myotonic dystrophy
Previous view or impression of what is to happen; instinctive prevision; foretaste; antepast; as, the anticipation of the joys of heaven.
If you can't predict the future correctly, what's the use of futures studies? Answer: even if you don't know what's going to happen, or when it's going to happen, you can at least anticipate a range of possibilities, and prepare for them.
the act of predicting (as by reasoning about the future)
Appraisal method using the principle that value is created by anticipated future benefits.
pleasurable expectation
something expected (as on the basis of a norm); "each of them had their own anticipations"; "an indicator of expectancy in development"
Anticipation is a video game for the Nintendo Entertainment System developed by Rare that was released in 1988. It is playable as a single player with computer-controlled players or multiplayer with support for up to four players.
Anticipation is singer-songwriter Carly Simon's second studio album, released in 1971.
Hasty notion; intuitive preconception.
The paying of a bill or debt obligation before it is due. see also revenue anticipation note, tax anticipation note.
an unaccented (metrically weak) note that while dissonant itself anticipates a following accented consonance on the same pitch
The commencing of one or more tones of a chord with or during the chord preceding, forming a momentary discord.
The act of anticipating, taking up, placing, or considering something beforehand, or before the proper time in natural order.
A pause or small counter-move made by a character in preparation for a major movement; used by animators to help give the illusion of a body moving with the proper sense of weight and balance.
Keywords:  torso, skis, upper, tension, turn
A twisting, or pre-rotation of the upper torso into the direction of the intended turn. The movement creates tension of the body, which aids turning of the skis at the start of the turn. Followed with counter-rotation.
All. In anticipation the upper body anticipates the next turn while the lower body completes the last.
Keywords:  darwinian, clock, theory, later, early
some early entity whose type or style anticipates a later one; "there were many anticipations of Darwinian theory"; "the hour glass was an anticipation of the clock"
to realize in advance, ie- a heat anticipator on a thermostat is used to shut down a furnace prior to the set point, as we are anticipating that the furnace will continue to run until the heat exchange is cooled and we will be at set point buy that time .
wishing with confidence of fulfillment
Discounts given to buyers for advance payment of an invoice which contains dated terms of repayment.
Arrangements whereby customers who pay before the final date may be entitled to deduct a normal rate of interest.