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appearance

Vox populi The way something looks or appears. See Ace of spades appearance, Anchovy paste appearance, Bag-of-worms appearance, Bearskin rug appearance, Beaten brass/silver appearance, Blocked pipe appearance, Blood & thunder appearance, Blueberry muffin appearance, Boiled lobster appearance, Bone spicule appearance, Bread crumb appearance, Brick dust appearance, Bulls-eye appearance, Candle flame appearance, Candlestick appearance, Carpet tack appearance, Chain of lakes appearance, Chair rung appearance, Champagne glass appearance, Chinese character appearance, Clear glass appearance, Cluster of grapes appearance, Cobblestone appearance, Cocktail sausage appearance, Coffee bean appearance, Coffee grounds appearance, Coiled spring appearance, Copper wire appearance, Coral reef appearance, Corduroy cloth appearance, Cornflake appearance, Cornrow appearance, Coup de sabre appearance, Crazy pavement appearance, Cream cheese appearance, Crow's feet appearance, Crumpled tissue paper appearance, Crushed cranberry appearance, Cupid's bow appearance, Cushingoid appearance, Dewdrop on a rose petal appearance, Dilapidated brick wall appearance, Dinner fork appearance, Dog-ear appearance, Double ring appearance, Elephant ear appearance, Envelope appearance, Erlenmeyer flask appearance, Figure 8 appearance, Finger-in-glove appearance, Flea-bite appearance, Foamy appearance, Fried egg appearance, Frog neck appearance, Garden hose appearance, Gasoline pump appearance, Goblet appearance, Gothic arch appearance, Grape-like appearance, Groomed whisker appearance, Ground glass appearance, Hairbrush appearance, Hair-on-end appearance, Halo appearance, Heaped up appearance, Holly leaf appearance, Lacquer crack appearance, Lacy appearance, Leafless tree appearance, Light bulb appearance, Link sausage appearance, Lizard skin appearance, Lollipop appearance, Lollipop tree appearance, Maltese Cross appearance, Mariner's wheel appearance, Medusa head appearance, Mickey Mouse appearance, Milk of calcium appearance, Molar tooth appearance, Motor oil appearance, Mulberry appearance, Mushroom appearance, Nipple appearance, Onion skin appearance, Owl eye appearance, Party wall appearance, Peach pit appearance, Peau d'orange appearance, Philadelphia cream cheese appearance, Picture frame appearance, Pigskin appearance, Pizza pie appearance, Plucked chicken appearance, Porcelain white appearance, Pruned tree appearance, Railroad track appearance, Retort tube appearance, Rib-within-a-rib appearance, Roman bridge appearance, Rugger jersey spine appearance, Safety pin appearance, Salt & pepper appearance, School of fish appearance, Scrambled egg appearance, Sea fan appearance, Sealed envelope appearance, Serpentine appearance, Shaving cream appearance, Shepherd's crook appearance, Shiny coin appearance, Shredded appearance, Shredded casette appearance, Silver wire appearance, Slapped cheek appearance, Smiling face appearance, Snow ball appearance, Stacked coin appearance, Thorn apple appearance, Thrush breast appearance, Tin tack appearance, Tissue culture appearance, Toy balloon appearance, Tramtrack appearance, Tree bark appearance, Treefrog hand appearance, Veiled appearance, Watered silk appearance, Wedding ring appearance, Wheat sheaf appearance, Whetstone appearance, Whiskering appearance, Windblown appearance, Wooly appearance, Worn tennis ball appearance.

appearance

(ă-pēr′ăns) [L. apparere, to appear]
The visible presentation of an object.

Patient discussion about appearance

Q. can Autism appears in any point in life?

A. not really no, ether you diagnose it at the age of 3 or it's not there.

Q. in what age can Arthritis first appear?

A. there is Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis that manifest at the beginning of the adolescent period. commonly at the age of 16 but it can come earlier...i've never heard of arthritis after birth...doesn't sounds right to me...

Q. Is it possible to prevent appearance of oral aphthae? I get these a lot and lately I've heard it comes as a result of stress or weak immune system. Is that true? Is there a way to make it go away forever????? anyone who has ever had this annoying thing in his mouth knows what I'm talking about... I know all the possible curing ways- I'm looking for prevention now...thanx!

A. welcome to my life! every time the air get's a little dry i get 1-3 aphthae and can't eat for the next 4-6 days. so i investigated a little, and i'm sorry but right now no one really knows what causes them. they know that from some reason the body get's an immune reaction in the oral mucosa and that causes an ulcer. but a friend of mine went to an Ayurveda therapist that told him to stop eating tomatoes and eggplants (in any way, cooked,baked,fried) and he says he stop getting aphthae. so you might try Ayurveda for prevention. it could help...

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References in classic literature ?
This sluggishness on Colonel Pyncheon's part became still more unaccountable, when the second dignitary of the province made his appearance, and found no more ceremonious a reception.
His appearance was very neat, and he looked like a sensible young man, but his person had no other advantage; and when he came to be contrasted with gentlemen, she thought he must lose all the ground he had gained in Harriet's inclination.
So the coming interview was anticipated in her thoughts; and -- except that there was an unaccountable appearance of restraint in Mrs.
But that which was most remarkable in the appearance of this splendid islander was the elaborate tattooing displayed on every noble limb.
I have been obliged to make a slight alteration in my personal appearance, ma'am," I said.
She kept her eyes fixed on the pug-dog, and with good reason; as far as appearances went, he was indisputably the nobler animal of the two.
Life is a mad dance in the domain of flux, wherein appearances in mighty tides ebb and flow, chained to the wheels of moons beyond our ken.
Why," said he, "should not these unaccountable appearances be simply phenomena of vegetation?
More, however, is made of appearances by this class of persons than by the others; for they throw in the good opinion of the gods, and will tell you of a shower of benefits which the heavens, as they say, rain upon the pious; and this accords with the testimony of the noble Hesiod and Homer, the first of whom says, that the gods make the oaks of the just--
It was natural, though to my mind mistaken, to regard the "real" table as the common cause of all the appearances which the table presents (as we say) to different observers.
But, in truth, Pearl was the one as well as the other; and only in consequence of that identity had Hester contrived so perfectly to represent the scarlet letter in her appearance.
His mouth was such a postoffice of a mouth that he had a mechanical appearance of smiling.