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showcase

noun [C]  /ˈʃoʊˌkeɪs/ us  

showcase noun [C] (CABINET)

a cabinet, usually of glass, in which objects are kept that are valuable or easily broken: a jeweler’s showcase

showcase noun [C] (OPPORTUNITY)

a place or event where something, esp. something new, can be shown or performed: The Sundance Film Festival is an especially sympathetic showcase for unusual films.

showcase

verb [T]  /ˈʃoʊˌkeɪs/ us  

showcase verb [T] (SHOW BEST PARTS)

to show the best qualities or parts of something: In the opening set, he showcased his own songs.
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