Pronunciation: (na-rā'shun), [key]
1. something narrated; an account, story, or narrative.
2. the act or process of narrating.
3. a recital of events, esp. in chronological order, as the story narrated in a poem or the exposition in a drama.
4. Rhet.(in classical speech) the third part, the exposition of the question.
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