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showcasenoun [C]

 us   /ˈʃoʊˌkeɪs/
  • 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.

showcaseverb [T]

 us   /ˈʃoʊˌkeɪs/
  • 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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"showcase" in Business English

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showcasenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈʃəʊkeɪs/
MARKETING a situation or an event that makes it possible for the best features of something to be seen: a showcase for sth The North American International Auto Show is a showcase for new technologies related to driving.a showcase of sth The expo will be the largest showcase of green building products ever held. The forum included a technology showcase, during which participants were provided with hands-on demonstrations. 530 acres of land will be transformed into a showcase city.
COMMERCE in a store, museum, etc., a glass box in which products or objects can be displayed: They smashed a glass showcase, took 12 pieces of jewellery and fled.

showcaseverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈʃəʊkeɪs/
MARKETING to show what someone or something is like, especially their best qualities or features: We wanted a season that would showcase all the different kinds of things we do. The 10 finalists are asked a question before judges decide who best showcased her personality and capabilities.
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