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exposition
used in Oryx and Crake

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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
  • It was best to avoid mentioning the possible dangers: those would require too much exposition.
    p. 351.0

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