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Definition of Exhibition

Exhibition

  1. The act of exhibiting for inspection, or of holding forth to view; manifestation; display.
  2. That which is exhibited, held forth, or displayed; also, any public show; a display of works of art, or of feats of skill, or of oratorical or dramatic ability; as, an exhibition of animals; an exhibition of pictures, statues, etc.; an industrial exhibition.
  3. Sustenance; maintenance; allowance, esp. for meat and drink; pension. Specifically: (Eng. Univ.) Private benefaction for the maintenance of scholars.
  4. The act of administering a remedy.

Exhibition Quotations

The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school for the education of imperfect ones.
Henry Ward Beecher

A man's thinking goes on within his consciousness in a seclusion in comparison with which any physical seclusion is an exhibition to public view.
Ludwig Wittgenstein

As I made my way through 'On Line,' the austere, stridently dogmatic, sometimes revelatory exhibition 'about line' at MoMA, I found myself thinking, 'Someone please wake me when the seventies are over!' In the empire of curators, the sun never sets on the seventies. It is the undead decade.
Jerry Saltz

Ideal conversation must be an exchange of thought, and not, as many of those who worry most about their shortcomings believe, an eloquent exhibition of wit or oratory.
Emily Post

I thought it would be my one and only exhibition, so I decided to call it My Major Retrospective.
Tracey Emin
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Exhibition Translations

exhibition in Afrikaans is uitstalling
exhibition in Danish is undstilling
exhibition in Dutch is expositie, tentoonstelling
exhibition in French is exposition
exhibition in German is Ausstellung {f}
exhibition in Italian is messa, esposizione
exhibition in Norwegian is stipend, fremvisning, utstilling

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