Meaning of “narration” in the English Dictionary

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"narration" in British English

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narrationnoun

uk /nəˈreɪ.ʃən/ us /nerˈeɪ.ʃən/

[ U ] the act of telling a story

[ C or U ] a spoken description of events given during a film or television programme:

Dame Judi Dench did the narration for the documentary.

(Definition of “narration” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"narration" in American English

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narrationnoun [ C/U ]

us /næˈreɪ·ʃən/

literature the telling of a story, or the work of a narrator

(Definition of “narration” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"narration" in Business English

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narrationnoun [ C ]

uk /nəˈreɪʃən/ us /næˈreɪʃən/ also narrative ACCOUNTING

a note in a set of accounts that gives details about a payment made or received

(Definition of “narration” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)