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Presentation

Presentation

WordNet



noun


(1)   A show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view
"The presentation of new data"
"He gave the customer a demonstration"
(2)   The activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward)
"She gave the trophy but he made the presentation"
(3)   A visual representation of something
(4)   (obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal
"Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations"
(5)   The act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it
"He prepared his presentation carefully in advance"
(6)   The act of presenting a proposal
(7)   Formally making a person known to another or to the public
Wiktonary



Etymology


From from , accusative singular of .

Noun


  1. The act of presenting, or something presented
  2. A dramatic performance
  3. An award given to someone on a special occasion
  4. A lecture or speech given in front of an audience
  5. 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."
  6. The position of the foetus in the uterus at birth
  7. Offering one's blade for engagement by the opponent
  8. The specification of a group by generators and relators.