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exposition

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1 a public showing of objects of interest
  • an exposition of flying machines from the early days of aviation

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2 a series of explanations or observations on something (as an event)
  • the nonstop exposition of the ceremonies by the TV newscasters was both unnecessary and irritating

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The first known use of exposition was in the 14th century

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“Exposition.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/exposition. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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