recitation

  1. a regularly scheduled session as part of a course of study

    Synonyms : class period, course session
    Type Of : session
  2. systematic training by multiple repetitions

    Synonyms : drill, exercise, practice, practice session
    Type Of : training, grooming, preparation
  3. a public instance of reciting or repeating (from memory) something prepared in advance

    Synonyms : reading, recital
    Type Of : public speaking, oral presentation, speaking, speechmaking
    Examples :
    • the program included songs and recitations of well-loved poems
  4. written matter that is recited from memory

    Type Of : matter