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Audience could also work in some contexts, especially if you are doing something to delight or entertain others. E.g. David's card tricks were a hit at the party, because his audience was willing to go along with his silly antics.


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That person would be called observer. What is observer? Well, a person who watches or notices something.


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The "primary" hand is generally called dominant. Dominant hand Operant hand generally used for performing fine motor-skills tasks (e.g., writing, holding dental instruments) Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012 via TFD From that, I would surmise subordinate hand for the other one.


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The non-dominant hand is commonly called the off hand. Also the weak hand. See any combat arts forum. http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/showthread.php/206957-Question-Knife-position-Dominant-Hand-or-Off-Hand


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If it's a demonstration, the viewer could be the -- viewer.


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A student, if the purpose is to teach.


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One important word not mentioned here yet is witness. the person you demonstrate to would witness you "flipping a chair for him". witness also refers to someone who testifies in court for what they have witnessed.


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I would use the term that fits the role or relationship. Are they there to learn or to evaluate? Or is the demonstration more of a dog and pony show intended for a general audience. Or are you accosting people on the street hawking your toy robots? If you were just looking at the mechanics of demonstrations, I'd probably use recipients, audience, or ...


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There is the perfectly good word demonstratee ... it's not common but it is part of the English language. Given it's logical connection to demonstrator the meaning should be apparent to people who don't know it and it ties in to your view that you are demonstrating (as opposed to showing or teaching...).


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One article describes it as a mental illness: obsessive-compulsive spartanism. That's fairly negative, but you might not want the added baggage of diagnosing someone with a mental illness, so just spartanism might be a good alternative. Spartanism is a little more neutral to me than negative, but some folks might see it as slightly negative. An article in ...


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In a business world, that process is called vertical integration which means: an arrangement in which the supply chain of a company is owned by that company. Usually each member of the supply chain produces a different product or (market-specific) service, and the products combine to satisfy a common need. [Wikipedia] The term backward integration is ...


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marginal cost the cost added by producing one extra item of a product. from google: marginal cost.


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Let's look at the common ones first, nonperishable and imperishable: nonperishable: not subject to rapid deterioration or decay. source A supply of nonperishable food was kept for emergencies. Nonperishable and its typically plural noun form, nonperishables, are used for concrete objects, like food, supplies, and medications, that are intended to ...


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In that context, independence is clearly the right word. The term is used referring to other instruments as well, e.g. drums, where independence is critical. E.g. "These are exercises to help you gain independence between all of your limbs." - http://www.chellman.org/drums/extreme/ E.g. A lesson in "Essential Jazz Independence" from the Bang Drum School. ...


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Tutee may be an appropriate description, if the demonstrator can fairly be described as a tutor.


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The term neophyte may apply depending on the context. Oxford dictionaries has: A person who is new to a subject, skill, or belief: four-day cooking classes are offered to neophytes and experts


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I think you are referring to 'In-House Production: In-house refers to conducting an activity or operation within a company, instead of relying on outsourcing. A firm uses its own employees and time to keep a division or business activity, such as financing or brokering, in-house. The process is called internalization: Internalization ...


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You could use: reproduction cost The costs involved with identically reproducing an asset or property with the same materials and specifications as an insured property based on current prices. Insurers use reproduction cost as a method of valuation to calculate the costs involved with the risk of replacing an insured asset with an identical one ...



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