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exposition
used in Romeo and Juliet

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Definition
a collection of things (goods or works of art etc.) on public display — typically shown for a limited time (such as six months)

or:

a detailed explanation or background of a specific topic
  • A most courteous exposition.
    2.4 — Act 2 Scene 4 — A Street (28% in)
exposition = explanation
There are no more uses of "exposition" in Romeo and Juliet.

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