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Definition 1: a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view - [noun denoting act]

Samples where presentation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the presentation of new data
  • he gave the customer a demonstration

Synonyms for presentation in the sense of this definition

(presentation is a kind of ...) the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining

"a remarkable show of skill"

(... is a kind of presentation ) the act of exhibiting

"a remarkable exhibition of musicianship"

(... is a kind of presentation ) presentation to view in an open or public manner

"the exposure of his anger was shocking"

(... is a kind of presentation ) the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment

"we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal" "an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto"

(... is a kind of presentation ) presentation of an example of what the lecturer is discoursing about

(... is a kind of presentation ) a demonstration held in opposition to another demonstration

"supporters of the president organized a counterdemonstration in his support"

Definition 2: the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward) - [noun denoting act]

Samples where presentation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she gave the trophy but he made the presentation

(presentation is a kind of ...) the proper or conventional behavior on some solemn occasion

"an inaugural ceremony"

Definition 3: a visual representation of something - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for presentation in the sense of this definition

(presentation is a kind of ...) a creation that is a visual or tangible rendering of someone or something

(... is a kind of presentation ) an elaborate display mounted on a platform carried by a truck (or pulled by a truck) in a procession or parade

(... is a kind of presentation ) display consisting of a printed card with letters and numbers in lines of decreasing size; used to test visual acuity

(... is a kind of presentation ) an elaborate and remarkable display on a lavish scale

Definition 4: (obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where presentation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations

(presentation is a kind of ...) the arrangement of the body and its limbs

"he assumed an attitude of surrender"

(presentation belongs to category ...) the branch of medicine dealing with childbirth and care of the mother

Definition 5: the act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where presentation or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he prepared his presentation carefully in advance

(presentation is a kind of ...) exhibiting openly in public view

"a display of courage"

(... is a kind of presentation ) putting on display for the first time

"he attended the unveiling of the statue"

(... is a kind of presentation ) a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television

"have you seen the new production of Hamlet?"

Definition 6: the act of presenting a proposal - [noun denoting communication]

(presentation is a kind of ...) the act of making a proposal

"they listened to her proposal"

(... is a kind of presentation ) the first presentation of a bill in a legislature

(... is a kind of presentation ) the second presentation of a bill in a legislature; to approve its general principles (Britain) or to discuss a committee's report and take a vote (US)

Definition 7: formally making a person known to another or to the public - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for presentation in the sense of this definition

(presentation is a kind of ...) a speech act that conveys information

(... is a kind of presentation ) the presentation of a debutante in society

(... is a kind of presentation ) an act of renewed introduction

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