What does presentation mean?

Definitions for presentation
ˌprɛz ənˈteɪ ʃən, ˌpri zɛn-pre·sen·ta·tion

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word presentation.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. presentationnoun

    the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward)

    "she gave the trophy but he made the presentation"

  2. presentation, presentment, demonstrationnoun

    a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view

    "the presentation of new data"; "he gave the customer a demonstration"

  3. presentationnoun

    the act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it

    "he prepared his presentation carefully in advance"

  4. presentationnoun

    the act of presenting a proposal

  5. display, presentationnoun

    a visual representation of something

  6. presentation, introduction, intronoun

    formally making a person known to another or to the public

  7. presentationnoun

    (obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal

    "Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations"

Wiktionary

  1. presentationnoun

    The act of presenting, or something presented

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  2. presentationnoun

    A dramatic performance

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  3. presentationnoun

    An award given to someone on a special occasion

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  4. presentationnoun

    A lecture or speech given in front of an audience

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  5. presentationnoun

    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."

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  6. presentationnoun

    The position of the foetus in the uterus at birth

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  7. presentationnoun

    Offering one's blade for engagement by the opponent

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

  8. presentationnoun

    The specification of a group by generators and relators.

    Etymology: From presentation (French présentation), from praesentationem, accusative singular of praesentatio.

Wikipedia

  1. Presentation

    A presentation is the process of communicating a topic to an audience. It is typically a demonstration, introduction, lecture, or speech meant to inform, persuade, inspire, motivate, or to build good will or to present a new idea or product. The term can also be used for a formal or ritualized introduction or offering, as with the presentation of a debutante. Presentations in certain formats are also known as keynote address.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Presentationnoun

    the act of presenting, or the state of being presented; a setting forth; an offering; bestowal

    Etymology: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]

  2. Presentationnoun

    exhibition; representation; display; appearance; semblance; show

    Etymology: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]

  3. Presentationnoun

    that which is presented or given; a present; a gift, as, the picture was a presentation

    Etymology: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]

  4. Presentationnoun

    the act of offering a clergyman to the bishop or ordinary for institution in a benefice; the right of presenting a clergyman

    Etymology: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]

  5. Presentationnoun

    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

    Etymology: [L. praesentatio a showing, representation: cf. F. prsentation.]

Freebase

  1. Presentation

    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.

Editors Contribution

  1. presentation

    An act of presenting.

    The presenting was easy and simple.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 24, 2020  
  2. presentation

    To show or display data, facts, information, research or statistics on a type of software.

    The directors role was appointed as she provided an excellent presentation as to the future vision, strategy, plan, processes, procedures, structures and systems for the current and future business change and development.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 14, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3250

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2130

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'presentation' in Nouns Frequency: #1155

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of presentation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of presentation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of presentation in a Sentence

  1. The Dalai Lama:

    I don’t know, your article was something complete, holistic sort of presentation, it was very helpful.

  2. Luis Ortigas:

    The presentation of the bids has been delayed at the request of the bidders because they need a few more days to conclude their economic evaluation (of the block), i calculate that in a couple of weeks we'll be ready to continue with the process.

  3. The SEC:

    We are concerned with your overall format and presentation of the non-GAAP measures and believe revisions to your future earnings releases and investor materials are appropriate.

  4. Arndt Ellinghorst:

    Marchionne is a shrewd operator and rightly investors have been asking what was the purpose of yesterday's presentation and what was Marchionne trying to achieve, in our view the answer is very simple; he is looking to force a marriage for FCA.

  5. Paul Hokemeyer:

    Selfies are about self-admiration. They provide people of all ages constant opportunities to obsess about their looks and their external presentation

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