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Definition of Demonstration


  1. The act of demonstrating; an exhibition; proof; especially, proof beyond the possibility of doubt; indubitable evidence, to the senses or reason.
  2. An expression, as of the feelings, by outward signs; a manifestation; a show.
  3. The exhibition and explanation of a dissection or other anatomical preparation.
  4. (Mil.) a decisive exhibition of force, or a movement indicating an attack.
  5. The act of proving by the syllogistic process, or the proof itself.
  6. A course of reasoning showing that a certain result is a necessary consequence of assumed premises; -- these premises being definitions, axioms, and previously established propositions.
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Demonstration Translations

demonstration in Dutch is demonstratie, vertoning, bewijs
demonstration in German is Demonstration, Kundgebung, Demonstration, Beweis
demonstration in Italian is presentazione
demonstration in Swedish is bevisande, demonstration