Exhibit vs. Showroom

Exhibit vs. Showroom — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Exhibit and Showroom

Exhibitverb

(transitive) To display or show (something) for others to see, especially at an exhibition or contest.

He wanted to exhibit his baseball cards.

Showroomnoun

A room in a business set aside for the display of the company's products.

Exhibitverb

(transitive) To demonstrate.

The players exhibited great skill.

Showroomnoun

(dated) A room or apartment where a show is exhibited.

Exhibitverb

To submit (a physical object) to a court as evidence.

I now exhibit this bloody hammer.

Showroomverb

To inspect merchandise in a physical store, then purchase the identical product from an online merchant; to use a physical store as a showroom for an online merchant.

This new phone looks good, but I want to go to the mall and showroom it before buying.
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Exhibitverb

(intransitive) To put on a public display.

Will you be exhibiting this year?

Showroomnoun

an area where merchandise (such as cars) can be displayed;

in England a showroom is called a salesroom

Exhibitverb

(medicine) To administer as a remedy.

to exhibit calomel

Exhibitnoun

An instance of exhibiting.

Exhibitnoun

That which is exhibited.

Exhibitnoun

A public showing; an exhibition.

The museum's new exhibit is drawing quite a crowd.
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Exhibitnoun

(legal) An article formally introduced as evidence in a court.

Exhibit A is this photograph of the corpse.

Exhibitnoun

an object or statement produced before a court of law and referred to while giving evidence

Exhibitnoun

something shown to the public;

the museum had many exhibits of oriental art

Exhibitverb

show an attribute, property, knowledge, or skill;

he exhibits a great talent

Exhibitverb

to show, make visible or apparent;

The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this monthWhy don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship

Exhibitverb

show or demonstrate something to an interested audience;

She shows her dogs frequentlyWe will demo the new software in Washington

Exhibitverb

walk ostentatiously;

She parades her new husband around town