man·i·fes·ta·tion /ˌmænəfəˈsteʃən, ˌfɛˈste-/
man·i·fes·ta·tion /ˌmænəfəˈsteʃən, ˌfɛs-/ 名詞
1. The act of manifesting or disclosing, or the state of being manifested; discovery to the eye or to the understanding.
2. That which manifests; a phenomenon which gives evidence of something hidden; exhibition; display; revelation; as, the manifestation of God's power in creation; the delayed manifestation of a disease.
The secret manner in which acts of mercy ought to be performed, requires this public manifestation of them at the great day. --Atterbury.
n 1: a clear appearance; "a manifestation of great emotion"
2: a manifest indication of the existence or presence or nature
of some person or thing; "a manifestation of disease"
3: an appearance in bodily form (as of a disembodied spirit)
[syn: materialization, materialisation]
4: expression without words; "tears are an expression of
grief"; "the pulse is a reflection of the heart's
condition" [syn: expression, reflection, reflexion]
5: a public display of group feelings (usually of a political
nature); "there were violent demonstrations against the
war" [syn: demonstration]