What is the meaning of exposure?

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  • Vulnerability to the elements; to the action of heat or cold or wind or rain.
    • usage: "exposure to the weather" or "they died from exposure";
  • The act of subjecting someone to an influencing experience.
    • usage: "she denounced the exposure of children to pornography"
  • The disclosure of something secret.
    • usage: "they feared exposure of their campaign plans"
  • Aspect resulting from the direction a building or window faces.
    • usage: "the studio had a northern exposure"
  • The state of being vulnerable or exposed.
    • usage: "his vulnerability to litigation"; "his exposure to ridicule"
  • The intensity of light falling on a photographic film or plate.
    • usage: "he used the wrong exposure"
  • A representation of a person or scene in the form of a print or transparent slide; recorded by a camera on light-sensitive material.
  • The act of exposing film to light.
  • Presentation to view in an open or public manner.
    • usage: "the exposure of his anger was shocking"
  • Abandoning without shelter or protection (as by leaving as infant out in the open. ).
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APAWordNet. (2010). exposure. Retrieved September 24, 2018, from http://smartdefine.org/exposure/definitions/1189264
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