demonstration

[ dem-uh n-strey-shuh n ]
/ ˌdɛm ənˈstreɪ ʃən /

noun

Origin of demonstration

1325–75; Middle English demonstracioun < Latin dēmonstrātiōn- (stem of dēmonstrātiō, equivalent to dēmonstrāt(us) (see demonstrate) + -iōn- -ion

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British Dictionary definitions for demonstration

demonstration

/ (ˌdɛmənˈstreɪʃən) /

noun

Derived Forms

demonstrational, adjectivedemonstrationist, noun
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