[ na-rey-shuh n ]
/ næˈreɪ ʃən /
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Origin of narration
OTHER WORDS FROM narrationnar·ra·tion·al, adjectivenon·nar·ra·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for narrational
/ (nəˈreɪʃən) /
the act or process of narrating
a narrated account or story; narrative
(in traditional rhetoric) the third step in making a speech, the putting forward of the question
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Cultural definitions for narrational
The recounting of an event or series of events; the act of telling a story.
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