Definition of participation
1 : the act of participating
2 : the state of being related to a larger whole
First Known Use of participation
PARTICIPATION Defined for Kids
Definition of participation for Students
: the act of joining with others in doing something Class participation counts toward your grade.
Legal Definition of participation
1 : the action or state of taking part in something: as a : association with others in a relationship (as a partnership) or an enterprise usually on a formal basis with specified rights and obligations a loan made directly or in participation with a bank b : profit sharing
2a : something in which shares are taken by more than one party b : something that results in a share (as of a distribution)
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