What does the word presentation mean?

Usage examples for presentation

  1. And this difference, so marked in the artistic presentation of the two saints, is no less striking in their several histories. – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  2. Master finally inscribed it, number and all, in his presentation copy of Shakespeare, thinking the sentiment well worthy of being incorporated with the work of the poet, and declared that Peter's literary fame was assured. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  3. On presentation of this letter, please pay Mr. Thompson's fine or go his bail, as the case may be, furnish him with pocket- money and a ticket home, and see him safely on the right train. – The Desire of the Moth; and The Come On by Eugene Manlove Rhodes