Definition of exposition :
1. A public exhibition or show, as of industrial and artistic productions; as, the Paris of 1878.
2. Situation or position with reference to direction of view or accessibility to influence of sun, wind, etc.; exposure; as, an easterly exposition; an exposition to the sun.
3. The act of exposing or laying open; a setting out or displaying to public view.
4. The act of expounding or of laying open the sense or meaning of an author, or a passage; explanation; interpretation; the sense put upon a passage; a law, or the like, by an interpreter; hence, a work containing explanations or interpretations; a commentary.
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topic (part of speech: noun)
issue, assertion, opinion, contention, dissertation, text, problem, premise, theme, argument, topic, axiom, consideration, subject, belief, theorem, concept, paradigm, question, assumption, point, basis, principle, essay, thesis, inference, matter, hypothesis, statement, idea, presumption, conjecture, position, query, postulation, motif
- Not a word, and much less an exposition of morality, of conscience, of virtue, of holiness, of the condition and destiny of man. - "Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ", Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D..
- On the other hand, an exclusive power of removal by the President was defended as a true exposition of the text of the Constitution. - "History-of-the-Impeachment-of-Andrew-Johnson-President-of-the-United-States-by-the-House-of-Representatives-and-his-trial-by-the-Senate-for-high-crimes-and-misdemeanors-in-office-1868", Ross, Edmund G. (Edmund Gibson).
- The Universal Exposition held at Paris during the past summer has been attended by large numbers of our citizens. - "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.