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Definition of Apparent

Apparent
Apparent Ap*par"ent, a. [F. apparent, L. apparens, -entis, p. pr. of apparere. See Appear.] 1. Capable of being seen, or easily seen; open to view; visible to the eye; within sight or view. The moon . . . apparent queen. --Milton. 2. Clear or manifest to the understanding; plain; evident; obvious; known; palpable; indubitable. It is apparent foul play. --Shak. 3. Appearing to the eye or mind (distinguished from, but not necessarily opposed to, true or real); seeming; as the apparent motion or diameter of the sun. To live on terms of civility, and even of apparent friendship. --Macaulay. What Berkeley calls visible magnitude was by astronomers called apparent magnitude. --Reid. Apparent horizon, the circle which in a level plain bounds our view, and is formed by the apparent meeting of the earth and heavens, as distinguished from the rational horizon. Apparent time. See Time. Heir apparent (Law), one whose to an estate is indefeasible if he survives the ancestor; -- in distinction from presumptive heir. See Presumptive. Syn: Visible; distinct; plain; obvious; clear; certain; evident; manifest; indubitable; notorious.

Meaning of Apparent from wikipedia

- Apparent may refer to: Apparent magnitude, a measure of brightness of a celestial body as seen by an observer on Earth Apparent places, the actual coordinates...
- The apparent magnitude (m) of an astronomical object is a number that is a measure of its brightness as seen by an observer on Earth. The magnitude scale...
- An heir apparent or heiress apparent is a person who is first in a line of succession and cannot be displaced from inheriting by the birth of another person...
- In the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and South Africa, apparent authority (also called "ostensible authority") relates to the doctrines of...
- Apparent death, colloquially known as playing dead, feigning death, or playing possum, is a behavior in which animals take on the appearance of being dead...
- powers will flow to normal loads. Apparent power is the product of the rms values of voltage and current. Apparent power is taken into account when designing...
- Apparent motion may refer to: In astronomy: Apparent motion, the appearance that objects in the night sky move against the typical direction of motion...
- Apparent retrograde motion is the apparent motion of a planet in a direction opposite to that of other bodies within its system, as observed from a particular...
- Wong became chief executive, and in August 2003 its name was changed to Apparent Networks, to reflect its product. In January 2004 Wong resigned and Rajani...
- Apparent viscosity (sometimes denoted η) is the shear stress applied to a fluid divided by the shear rate ( η = τ γ ˙ {\displaystyle \eta ={\frac {\tau...
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