the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward)
"she gave the trophy but he made the presentation"
presentation, presentment, demonstration(noun)
a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view
"the presentation of new data"; "he gave the customer a demonstration"
the act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it
"he prepared his presentation carefully in advance"
the act of presenting a proposal
a visual representation of something
presentation, introduction, intro(noun)
formally making a person known to another or to the public
(obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal
"Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations"
The act of presenting, or something presented
A dramatic performance
An award given to someone on a special occasion
A lecture or speech given in front of an audience
The symptoms and other possible indications of disease, trauma, etc., that are exhibited by a patient who has sought, or has otherwise come to, the attention of a physician, e.g., "Thirty-four-year-old male presented in the emergency room with slight fever, dilated pupils, and marked disorientation."
The position of the foetus in the uterus at birth
Offering one's blade for engagement by the opponent
The specification of a group by generators and relators.
Origin: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.
the act of presenting, or the state of being presented; a setting forth; an offering; bestowal
exhibition; representation; display; appearance; semblance; show
that which is presented or given; a present; a gift, as, the picture was a presentation
the act of offering a clergyman to the bishop or ordinary for institution in a benefice; the right of presenting a clergyman
the particular position of the child during labor relatively to the passage though which it is to be brought forth; -- specifically designated by the part which first appears at the mouth of the uterus; as, a breech presentation
Origin: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]
Presentation is the act of introducing via speech and various additional means new information to an audience. Usually presentations are used in seminars, courses and various other organizational scheduled meetings.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3250
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2130
Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Nouns Frequency: #1155
The numerical value of presentation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of presentation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I want to get us back to questions on this presentation, this is breathtaking, the information we have here.
It is impossible for ideas to compete in the marketplace if no forum for their presentation is provided or available.
Only those books come down which deserve to last . All the gilt edges, vellum and morocco, all the presentation copies to all the libraries will not preserve a book in circulation beyond its intrinsic date.
The reality of the reality show on TV is that its quality standard is not defined by the performance of the participants but by the presentation of honesty in selection of the people as its judge celebrity.
This patient's symptoms and presentation aren't strongly suggestive of the Ebola disease, given his presentation, I would not be surprised if he actually was discharged back home following his additional evaluation.
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Translations for presentation
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- منح, إهداءArabic
- Vortrag, Vorstellung, PräsentationGerman
- esitys, esitelmäFinnish
- présentation, exposéFrench
- taisbeanadhScottish Gaelic
- プレゼンテーション, 贈呈, プレゼンJapanese
- voorstelling, presentatie, voordrachtDutch
- представление, презентацияRussian
- föredrag, presentationSwedish
- sunum, takdimTurkish
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