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demonstrate (something) to (one)

To show someone how something functions or how to operate it. My boss wants me to demonstrate the software to her.
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demonstrate against (someone or something)

To publicly display opposition to someone or something; to protest against something. Many people in our small town are demonstrating against that big construction project because they feel that we don't need more stores so close to our homes.
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demonstrate for (someone or something)

To publicly show support for someone or something. Many people in our small town are demonstrating for that big construction project because the closest store right now is 10 miles away.
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demonstrate against someone or something

to make a public show against someone or something. The citizens demonstrated against the new policies. A number of protestors demonstrated against the mayor.
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demonstrate for someone or something

to make a public show in favor of someone or something. We will all demonstrate for Walter's candidacy. A number of supporters demonstrated for the mayor.
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demonstrate something to someone

to show someone how something works. Would you please demonstrate this DVD player to me? I may want to buy it. The new products were demonstrated to the board of directors in advance.
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Syntax-Brillian will demonstrate a new 52" LCD display in its booth at CES as well as a 32" LCD display with LED backlighting, a first for the company.
Motorola is scheduled to demonstrate their VIP1200 series of IPTV set-top boxes, powered by Sigma's media processors, to offer advanced video formats and HDTV for a complete TV experience along with support for low bitrate video formats, reliable operation and flexible application possibilities.
For instance, to demonstrate that changes to the broadcast stream can be made without modification to the mobile devices, live additions and deletions to the transmission line-up are made with devices automatically registering the changes and providing users access to the new programs.
As reported, preclinical findings with the Company's lead compound for Acute Radiation Syndrome (ARS), NEUMUNE[TM] (HE2100), demonstrate that the compound reduced duration of severe neutropenia, thrombocytopenia and anemia in rhesus monkeys exposed to 4.
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Mobile DTV Alliance members will demonstrate multiple DVB-H based demonstrations at CTIA, allowing visitors to experience live mobile TV at their fingertips.
will demonstrate an advanced, high-definition Digital-Cable Ready television reference design based on OpenCable(TM), which incorporates a single-chip solution using Xilleon 240.
Rohwer's laboratory was able to demonstrate a greater than 10 fold reduction in titer even at the very low concentrations of endogenous infectivity in whole blood.
Allscripts will demonstrate interoperability with other healthcare information technology applications in a setting that will be structured as a Regional Health Information Organization (RHIO).
a privately held biotechnology company, today announced the presentation of results from preclinical experiments that demonstrate the effectiveness of the Company's drug CB3304 (noscapine) for the treatment of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma.