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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “exhibition”


noun [C or U]     /ˌek.sɪˈbɪʃ.ən/
when objects such as paintings are shown to the public , or when someone shows a particular skill or quality to the public
The photographs will be on exhibition until the end of the month .
There's a new exhibition of sculpture on at the city gallery .
The athlete's third, and winning , jump was an exhibition of skill and strength .
Exhibiting and exhibitions
(Definition of exhibition noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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