Definitions of presentation

  1. a show or display; the act of presenting something to sight or view; " the presentation of new data"; " he gave the customer a demonstration"
  2. the activity of formally presenting something ( as a prize or reward); " she gave the trophy but he made the presentation"
  3. ( obstetrics) position of the fetus in the uterus relative to the birth canal; " Cesarean sections are sometimes the result of abnormal presentations"
  4. the act of presenting a proposal
  5. The act of presenting, or the state of being presented; a setting forth; an offering; bestowal.
  6. exhibition; representation; display; appearance; semblance; show.
  7. That which is presented or given; a present; a gift, as, the picture was a presentation.
  8. 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.
  9. The act of introducing, offering, or bringing to consideration; that which is introduced or offered.
  10. Act of presenting: a setting: representation.
  11. The act or manner of presenting.
  12. Previous notion or idea.
  13. The act of presenting; representation; the act or right of presenting to a church living; a gift. Presentation copy, a copy of a work presented as a testimony of respect.
  14. Act of presenting; exhibition; right or act of presenting, as to a benefice or school.
  15. Presented, as a copy of a book by the author in testimony of respect or esteem.