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show

noun (PUBLIC EVENT)    /ʃəʊ/ US  /ʃoʊ/
B2 [C] an event at which a group of related things are available for the public to look at: a fashion/flower show There were some amazing new cars at the motor show. They put on a retrospective show of his work at the National Museum of American Art. → See also airshow, peepshow, roadshow, showjumping, sideshowExhibiting and exhibitions on show C1 Something that is on show has been made available for the public to look at: Her sculptures will be on show at the museum until the end of the month.Exhibiting and exhibitions
(Definition of show noun (PUBLIC EVENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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