attribution definition

  • noun:
    • The act of attributing, especially the work of setting up a person due to the fact creator of a-work of art.
    • anything, particularly a good or characteristic, which related to a specific possessor; an attribute.
    • The act of attributing one thing.
    • An explicit or formal acknowledgment of ownership or authorship.
    • The act of attributing or ascribing, as a good, character, or purpose, to something or person, an impact to an underlying cause.
    • whatever is ascribed or attributed.
    • The act of attributing, in just about any feeling; ascription.
    • what is ascribed; feature.
    • Authority or purpose granted, as to a ruler, minister, or judge.
    • assigning some quality or character to someone or thing
    • assigning to a cause or source

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