demonstration

  1. the act of presenting something
  2. a show of military force or preparedness
  3. a public display of group feelings
  4. proof by a process of argument or a series of proposition proving an asserted conclusion
  5. a visual presentation showing how something works

demonstration

an event where a large group of people publicly protest

Demonstration

[military] In military terminology, a demonstration is an attack or show of force on a front where a decision is not sought, made with the aim of deceiving the enemy. An example of a demonstration in the American Civil War was at the Battle of Gettysburg where, on July 2, 1863, General Robert E. Lee ordered Lt. Gen. Richard S. Ewell to stag...
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demonstration

[n] - a visual presentation showing how something works 2. [n] - proof by a process of argument or a series of proposition proving an asserted conclusion 3. [n] - a public display of group feelings (usually of a political nature) 4. [n] - a show of military force or preparedness
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demonstration

Public show of support for, or opposition to, a particular political or social issue, typically by a group of people holding a rally, displaying placards, and making speeches. They usually seek some...
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Demonstration

Dem`on·stra'tion noun [ Latin demonstratio : confer French démonstration .] 1. The act of demonstrating; an exhibition; proof; especially, proof beyond the possibility of doubt; indubitable evidence, to the senses or reason. « Those intervening ideas which serve to show the...
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demonstration

1. The act of demonstrating; an exhibition; proof; especially, proof beyond the possibility of doubt; indubitable evidence, to the senses or reason. 'Those intervening ideas which serve to show the agreement of any two others are called 'proofs;' and where agreement or disagreement is by this means plainly and clearly perceived, it is called demons...
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demonstration

demo noun a visual presentation showing how something works; `the lecture was accompanied by dramatic demonstrations`; `the lecturer shot off a pistol as a demonstration of the startle response`
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demonstration

noun proof by a process of argument or a series of proposition proving an asserted conclusion
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Demonstration

• (n.) The act of proving by the syllogistic process, or the proof itself. • (n.) A course of reasoning showing that a certain result is a necessary consequence of assumed premises; -- these premises being definitions, axioms, and previously established propositions. • (n.) The act of demonstrating; an exhibition; proof; especially, ...
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demonstration

demonstration 1. The act of showing or making evident; a presentation to others of the way in which something works or is done. 2. Conclusive evidence; proof. 3. An illustration or explanation, as of a theory or product, by exemplification or practical application; conclusive proof. 4. A manifestation, as of one's feelings. 5. A public display ...
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Demonstration

[acting] Demonstration is a monstration that serves as proof in storytelling. Demonstration is a central part of the Brechtian approach to acting. It implies a definite distance built into the actor`s manner of playing a character (in contrast to the absolute identification with a character demanded by the Stanislavski-influenced `method ac...
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Demonstration

(Lat. de + monstrare, to show) Proof of a proposition by disclosure of the deductive processes by which it can be inferred. -- A.C.B.
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Demonstration

Demonstration, in a logical sense, is any mode of connecting a conclusion with its premises, or an effect with its cause. In a more rigorous sense it is applied only to those modes of proof in which the conclusion necessarily follows from the premises. In ordinary language, however, demonstration is often used as synonymous with proof.
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Demonstration

[teaching] Demonstration involves showing by reason or proof, explaining or making clear by use of examples or experiments. Put more simply, demonstration means to clearly show. In teaching through demonstration, students are set up to potentially conceptualize class material more effectively as shown in a study which specifically focuses o...
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Demonstration

[protest] A demonstration or street protest is action by a mass group or collection of groups of people in favor of a political or other cause; it normally consists of walking in a mass march formation and either beginning with or meeting at a designated endpoint, or rally, to hear speakers. Historian Eric Hobsbawm says, `Next to sex, the a...
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demonstration

a show or display
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