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bottomless gulf or pit; any unfathomable (or apparently unfathomable) cavity or chasm or void extending below (often used figuratively) abysm , abyss
North American perennial with apparently whorled leaves and showy white purple-tinged flowers Aster acuminatus , whorled aster
solicitation for money or food (especially in the street by an apparently penniless person) beggary , begging , mendicancy
sudden and unexpected death of an apparently healthy infant during sleep cot death , crib death , infant death , SIDS , sudden infant death syndrome
word or phrase apparently modifying an unintended word because of its placement in a sentence: e.g., `when young' in `when young, circuses appeal to all of us' dangling modifier , misplaced modifier
participle (usually at the beginning of a sentence) apparently modifying a word other than the word intended: e.g., `flying across the country' in `flying across the country the Rockies came into view' dangling participle
(apparently) flying object whose nature is unknown; especially those considered to have extraterrestrial origins flying saucer , UFO , unidentified flying object
small apparently simple structure (as a fertilized egg) from which new tissue can develop into a complete organism germ
(biology) the lack of correspondence of apparently similar body parts heterology
phenomenon of a person or thing rising into the air by apparently supernatural means levitation
apparently unaffected nonchalant
anything apparently limitless in quantity or volume ocean , sea
leaf with the base united around--and apparently pierced by--the stem perfoliate leaf
person apparently sensitive to things beyond the natural range of perception psychic
apparently but not really quasi
respiratory disease of unknown etiology that apparently originated in mainland China in 2003; characterized by fever and coughing or difficulty breathing or hypoxia; can be fatal SARS , severe acute respiratory syndrome
elongated cells found in the seminiferous tubules of the testis; apparently they nourish the spermatids Sertoli's cell , Sertoli cell
movie that apparently takes place at a slower than normal speed; achieved by taking the film at a faster rate slow motion
apparently true but not really specious
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