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noun presentation pronunciation in British English /ˌprez(ə)nˈteɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the way in which something is shown, arranged, explained etc
    Using a computer helped with the spelling and presentation of his school work.
    The style of presentation is very important in a museum.
    1. a.
      [only before noun] used for showing something in an attractive way
      a presentation folder
  2. 2
    [countable] a ceremony at which something such as a prize is given to someone
    He will receive the prize at a presentation on Saturday.
    1. b.
      [countable] something that you receive at a presentation
      Kim received a presentation to mark his achievements over 25 years.
  3. 3
    [countable] a formal talk in which you describe or explain something to a group of people
    make/give a presentation (on something): I’m going to ask you each to make a very short presentation.
  4. 4
    [countable/uncountable] the process of offering something for people to consider or judge
    Last night the prosecution team ended their presentation of the case against him.
  5. 5
    [uncountable] the process of showing something such as a passport to someone in an official position so that they can check it
    On presentation of a valid ticket, passengers may claim a free drink.
  6. 6
    [countable] a performance of a play or other entertainment
    a two-hour presentation of Charlotte Brontë’s classic tale of love

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