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average age at which particular performances are expected to appear age norm
moving or still pictures in contrasting colors that appear three-dimensional when superimposed anaglyph
process of producing pictures in contrasting colors that appear three-dimensional when superimposed and viewed through spectacles with one red and one green lens anaglyphy
distorted vision in which straight lines appear curved anorthopia
(computer graphics) a technique that is used to smooth jagged distortions in curves and diagonal lines so they appear smoother antialiasing
point on the celestial sphere toward which the sun and solar system appear to be moving relative to the fixed stars apex , apex of the sun's way , solar apex
line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet apparent horizon , horizon , sensible horizon , skyline , visible horizon
any chromosome that is not a sex chromosome; appear in pairs in body cells but as single chromosomes in spermatozoa autosome , somatic chromosome
(computer science) the area of the screen in graphical user interfaces against which icons and windows appear background , desktop , screen background
(criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial bail , bail bond , bond
emotional injury inflicted on an infant by events incident to birth that is alleged to appear in symbolic form in patients with mental illness birth trauma
phase of fire blight in which cankers appear blight canker
delivery of an infant whose feet or buttocks appear first breech birth , breech delivery , breech presentation
appear suddenly burst
covering up of something by making it appear like its surroundings camouflage
apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected celestial sphere , empyrean , firmament , heavens , sphere , vault of heaven , welkin
(linguistics) a distribution of related speech sounds or forms in such a way that they only appear in different contexts complementary distribution , complementation
willful refusal to appear before a court or comply with a court order; can result in a finding of contempt of court contumacy
form of microscopic examination of living material by scattered light; specimens appear luminous against a dark background dark field illumination , dark ground illumination
lose through failure to appear default
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