apparent englannista suomeksi
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
(RQ:Shakespeare King John)
Appearing to the eye or mind (distinguished from, but not necessarily opposed to, true or real); seeming.
1785, (w), ''Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man'', Essay II (“Of the Powers we have by means of our External Senses”), Chapter XIX (“Of Matter and of Space”),
- What (w) calls visible magnitude was by astronomers called apparent magnitude.
1848, Babington Macaulay, 1st Baron Macaulay|Thomas Babington Macaulay, ''(w)'',
- To live on terms of civility, and even of apparent friendship.
1911, (w), “Encyclopædia Britannica/Aberration|Aberration”,
- This apparent motion is due to the finite velocity of light, and the progressive motion of the observer with the earth, as it performs its yearly course about the sun.
apparent (all senses)