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noun exposition pronunciation in British English /ˌekspəˈzɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] formal a detailed explanation of something such as an idea or process, or the action of giving such an explanation
    exposition of:

    his exposition of recent developments in the teaching of history

  2. 2
    [countable] a public event or show of industrial products or technology


used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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