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Hannah was the guest of honour and presented the prizes.
We are very pleased to have been presented with this prestigious award.
Finally the mayor presented the medals to the winners.
It was argued that the group's activities presented a threat to national security.
Despite its free-market reforms, the country still presents foreign investors with a challenge.
The task should present no difficulty for someone of her experience.
The film presents a disturbing image of youth culture.
Despite the disagreements, they managed to present a united front.
Statistics can be used to challenge theories that are presented as facts.
In the run-up to the elections he sought to present himself as a family man.
This is the British English definition of present. View American English definition of present.
a part of an atom that moves around the nucleus (=centre) and has a negative electrical charge
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