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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Appearance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Preparation; making ready.
  • n. Superficial seeming; external semblance; appearance: as, “vain and gaudy apparencies,” Bp. Wren.
  • n. The quality of being apparent to the senses or to the mind; apparentness.
  • n. The position of being an heir apparent.

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