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English definition of “demonstration”

demonstration

noun [C or U] (SHOW)    /ˌdem.ənˈstreɪ.ʃən/
C1 the act of showing someone how to do something, or how something works : This disaster is a clear demonstration of the need for tighter controls . Let me give you a demonstration of how the camera works . She told us how easy it was to use the computer , then by way of demonstration simply pressed a few keys on the keyboard . We're going to a cookery demonstration tonight .Showing and demonstrating
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