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noun [countable]     display pronunciation in British English
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  1. 2
    a performance that is intended to entertain people

    a firework display

    display of:

    a thrilling display of footballing skills

  2. 3
    an occasion when someone shows a particular feeling, quality, or attitude
    display of:

    Displays of emotion disgusted her.

    a very public display of Anglo-American unity

  3. 4
    [usually singular] computing a computer screen or similar piece of equipment that shows information

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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