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noun revelation pronunciation in British English /ˌrevəˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 2
    [singular] a surprising and enjoyable experience that makes you realize something that you previously had not known

    His piano-playing was a revelation.

  2. 3
    [countable/uncountable] the process of letting people know or see something that was previously hidden or secret

    the gradual revelation of her talent

  3. 4
    [countable] a message that is believed to have come from God

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