Although some think of presentations in a business meeting context, there are often occasions when that is not the case. For example, a non-profit organization presents the need for a capital fund-raising campaign to benefit the victims of a recent tragedy; a school district superintendent presents a program to parents about the introduction of foreign-language instruction in the elementary schools;an artist demonstrates decorative painting techniques to a group of interior designers; a horticulturist shows garden club members or homeowners how they might use native plants in the suburban landscape; a police officer addresses a neighborhood association about initiating a safety program.

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  1. The act of presenting, or something presented
  2. A dramatic performance
  3. An award given to someone on a special occasion
  4. A lecture or speech given in front of an audience
  5. The symptoms and other possible indications of disease, trauma, etc., that are exhibited by a patient who has sought, or has otherwise come to, the attention of a physician, e.g., "Thirty-four-year-old male presented in the emergency room with slight fever, dilated pupils, and marked disorientation."
  6. The position of the foetus in the uterus at birth
  7. Offering one's blade for engagement by the opponent
  8. The specification of a group by generators and relators.
  9. The act or right of offering a clergyman to the bishop or ordinary for institution in a benefice.

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