Definition of narration :
1. That part of a discourse which recites the time, manner, or consequences of an action, or simply states the facts connected with the subject.
2. That which is related; the relation in words or writing of the particulars of any transaction or event, or of any series of transactions or events; story; history.
3. The act of telling or relating the particulars of an event; rehearsal; recital.
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- The dramatic poem was another way of telling a story without introducing much narration or description. - "The Literature of Ecstasy", Albert Mordell.
- In stern compliance Biorn bowed his haughty head, and began the following narration. - "Sintram and His Companions", Friedrich de la Motte Fouque Commentator: Charlotte M. Yonge.
- Let this true narration suffice to console you, since you are anxious to be assured that the Duke is unhurt." - "The Exemplary Novels of Cervantes", Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra.