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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. apparatus
  • v. To appear (magically); to teleport to or from a place.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as apparatus.

Etymologies

From Latin apparātus (Wiktionary)
From Latin apparēre (to appear) in late Latin, as of a servant who appears on being summoned. A back-formation from apparition. (Wiktionary)

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