1. The act of exhibiting for inspection, or of holding forth to view; manifestation; display.
2. That which is exhibited, held forth, or displayed; also, any public show; a display of works of art, or of feats of skill, or of oratorical or dramatic ability; as, an exhibition of animals; an exhibition of pictures, statues, etc.; an industrial exhibition.
3. Sustenance; maintenance; allowance, esp. for meat and drink; pension. Specifically: Eng. Univ. Private benefaction for the maintenance of scholars.
What maintenance he from his friends receives,
Like exhibition thou shalt have from me. --Shak.
I have given more exhibitions to scholars, in my days, than to the priests. --Tyndale.
4. Med. The act of administering a remedy.
n 1: the act of exhibiting; "a remarkable exhibition of
2: a collection of things (goods or works of art etc.) for
public display [syn: exposition, expo]