Definition for EX-PO'SURE

EX-PO'SURE, n. [s as z. from expose.]

  1. The act of exposing or laying open.
  2. The state of being laid open to view, to danger or to any inconvenience; as, exposure to observation; exposure to cold, or to the air; exposure to censure.
  3. The situation of a place in regard to points of compass, or to a free access of air or light. We say, a building or a garden or a wall has a northern or a southern exposure. We speak of its exposure or exposition to a free current of air, or to the access of light.

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