Associations to the word «Presentation»

Wiktionary

PRESENTATION, noun. The act of presenting, or something presented
PRESENTATION, noun. A dramatic performance
PRESENTATION, noun. An award given to someone on a special occasion
PRESENTATION, noun. A lecture or speech given in front of an audience
PRESENTATION, noun. (medicine) 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."
PRESENTATION, noun. (medicine) The position of the foetus in the uterus at birth
PRESENTATION, noun. (fencing) Offering one's blade for engagement by the opponent
PRESENTATION, noun. (mathematics) The specification of a group by generators and relators.
PRESENTATION, noun. The act or right of offering a clergyman to the bishop or ordinary for institution in a benefice.
PRESENTATION LOGIC, noun. (computing) A logic that is concerned with how domain/business objects are displayed to users of the software.
PRESENTATION SOFTWARE, noun. (computing) A computer software package used to display information, normally in the form of a slide show.

Dictionary definition

PRESENTATION, noun. The activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or reward); "she gave the trophy but he made the presentation".
PRESENTATION, 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".
PRESENTATION, noun. The act of making something publicly available; presenting news or other information by broadcasting or printing it; "he prepared his presentation carefully in advance".
PRESENTATION, noun. The act of presenting a proposal.
PRESENTATION, noun. A visual representation of something.
PRESENTATION, noun. Formally making a person known to another or to the public.
PRESENTATION, noun. (obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal; "Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations".

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