appearance

  1. outward or visible aspect of a person or thing
  2. the event of coming into sight
  3. formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action
  4. a mental representation
  5. the act of appearing in public view
  6. pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression

Appearance

[law] In law, appearance (from Latin apparere, to appear) is the coming into court of either of the parties to a lawsuit, and/or the formal act by which a defendant submits himself to the jurisdiction of the court. == Legal details (outdated) == The defendant in an action in the High Court of England enters his appearance to the writ of sum...
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appearance

[Noun] To perform or appear in public.
Example: It was his first appearance in the first team.
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

appearance

[n] - the event of coming into sight 2. [n] - a mental representation 3. [n] - outward or visible aspect of a person or thing 4. [n] - formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action 5. [n] - pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression 6. [n] - the act of appearing in publ...
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appearance

In philosophy, what is visible, or manifest to the senses, but is ultimately illusory. Hence, appearance is usually contrasted with reality, and so the term often occurs in idealism and
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Appearance

Ap·pear'ance noun [ French apparence , Latin apparentia , from apparere . See Appear .] 1. The act of appearing or coming into sight; the act of becoming visible to the eye; as, his sudden appearance surprised me. 2. A thing seed; a phenomenon; a p...
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appearance

1. The act of appearing or coming into sight; the act of becoming visible to the eye; as, his sudden appearance surprised me. ... 2. A thing seed; a phenomenon; a phase; an apparition; as, an appearance in the sky. ... 3. Personal presence; exhibition of the person; look; aspect; mien. 'And now am come to see . . . It thy appearance answer loud rep...
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appearance

noun the event of coming into sight
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appearance

noun a mental representation; `I tried to describe his appearance to the police`
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appearance

noun the act of appearing in public view; `the rookie made a brief appearance in the first period`; `it was Bernhardt`s last appearance in America`
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appearance

visual aspect noun outward or visible aspect of a person or thing
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appearance

coming into court noun formal attendance (in court or at a hearing) of a party in an action
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Appearance

• (n.) The coming into court of either of the parties; the being present in court; the coming into court of a party summoned in an action, either by himself or by his attorney, expressed by a formal entry by the proper officer to that effect; the act or proceeding by which a party proceeded against places himself before the court, and submits ...
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appearance

(from the article `rhetoric`) ...association enables one to pass from the fact that an act is courageous to the consequence that the agent is a courageous person. Argumentation ... ...that do not match. The ironic gaze eventually penetrates to a vision of the grotesque quality of experience, marked by the discontinuity of word ... .....
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/a/89

appearance

the visual characteristics of a representative sample of an insulating liquid examined in a relatively thick layer
Found on http://www.electropedia.org/iev/iev.nsf/display?openform&ievref=212-08-02

appearance

an object of experience, when viewed from the transcendental perspective. Though often used as a synonym for phenomenon, it technically refers to an object considered to be conditioned by space and time, but not by the categories. (Cf. thing in itself.)
Found on http://www.hkbu.edu.hk/~ppp/ksp1/KSPglos.html

Appearance

Neutrally, a presentation to an observer. Epistemology: A sensuously observable state of affairs. The mental or subjective correlate of a thing-in-itself. A sensuous object existent or possible, in space and time, related by the categories (Kant). It differs from illusion by its objectivity or logical validity. Metaphysics: A degree of truth or...
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Appearance

The literal, or by filing of papers or pleadings, coming into court by a party or the attorney for a party.
Found on http://www.lectlaw.com/def/a195.htm

Appearance

n. the term prevails in USA for the members of the United States Supreme Court court other than the Chief Justice. Although they have same powers as Chief Justice in deciding cases, but in drafting opinions, the Chief Justice gets to assign who gets to write the opinion in a case when the Chief is in the majority, thus having an additional influenc...
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Appearance

A term used in sensory evaluation of wine to describe whether a wine is crystal clear (brilliant), cloudy, or contains sediment. It has nothing to do with the colour of a wine.
Found on http://www.edenwines.co.uk/Glossary_a.html

Appearance

A term referring to all visual assessments of cheese, from its wrapping, rind, color and texture, to how it looks when handled, broken or cut.
Found on http://www.eatwisconsincheese.com/cheese/Glossary.xhtml?fc=A

Appearance

A term used in sensory evaluation of wine to describe whether a wine is crystal clear (brilliant), cloudy, or contains sediment. In this context, appearance has nothing to do with color.
Found on http://richardgrantwine.com/wineglossary.html

Appearance

Describes a wine's clarity, not its color.
Found on http://www.winetasting.com/Glossary

Appearance

A term used to describe whether a wine is crystal clear (brilliant), cloudy or contains sediment.
Found on http://www.nebraskawines.com/wine-glossary/

appearance

the participation in the proceedings by a party summoned in an action, either in person or through an attorney
Found on https://www.nycourts.gov/lawlibraries/glossary.shtml
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