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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pre·sen·ta·tion /ˌpriˌzɛnˈteʃən, ˌprɛzṇ, ˌprizṇ-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pre·sen·ta·tion /ˌprɪˌzɛnˈteʃən, ˌprɛzṇ-/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pres·en·ta·tion n.
 1. The act of presenting, or the state of being presented; a setting forth; an offering; bestowal.
    Prayers are sometimes a presentation of mere desires.   --Hooker.
 2. Hence, exhibition; representation; display; appearance; semblance; show.
    Under the presentation of the shoots his wit.   --Shak.
 3. That which is presented or given; a present; a gift, as, the picture was a presentation. [R.]
 4. Eccl. The act of offering a clergyman to the bishop or ordinary for institution in a benefice; the right of presenting a clergyman.
    If the bishop admits the patron's presentation, the clerk so admitted is next to be instituted by him.   --Blackstone.
 5. Med. The particular position of the child during labor relatively to the passage though which it is to be brought forth; -- specifically designated by the part which first appears at the mouth of the uterus; as, a breech presentation.
 Presentation copy, a copy of a book, engraving, etc., presented to some one by the author or artist, as a token of regard.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the activity of formally presenting something (as a prize or
           reward); "she gave the trophy but he made the
      2: the act of making something publicly available; presenting
         news or other information by broadcasting or printing it;
         "he prepared his presentation carefully in advance"
      3: a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight
         or view; "the presentation of new data"; "he gave the
         customer a demonstration" [syn: presentment, demonstration]
      4: the act of presenting a proposal
      5: a visual representation of something [syn: display]
      6: formally making a person known to another or to the public
         [syn: introduction, intro]
      7: (obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to
         the birth canal; "Cesarean sections are sometimes the
         result of abnormal presentations"