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A quick definition of interpretation:

Interpretation is the process of figuring out what something means, like a law or a legal document. It's like solving a puzzle to understand what the words are trying to say. There are different ways to interpret things, like looking at how the words are written or comparing them to other similar documents. Sometimes, people ask the person who wrote the document what they meant, which is called authentic interpretation. Interpretation can also mean translating something from one language to another.

A more thorough explanation:

Definition: Interpretation is the process of figuring out what something means, especially when it comes to the law or legal documents. It involves understanding the intended meaning of words or other expressions.

For example, when a judge is trying to interpret a law, they need to figure out what the lawmakers meant when they wrote it. This can involve looking at other laws, asking experts, and considering the context in which the law was written.

Interpretation can also refer to translating something from one language to another. For instance, if someone is interpreting for a Spanish-speaking person in an English-speaking country, they are helping to translate what the person is saying.

Overall, interpretation is about understanding what someone is trying to communicate, whether it's in writing or speech.

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