apparency

noun ap·par·en·cy \əˈparənsē, -si also -aar- or -er-\

Definition of apparency

plural

-es

  1. 1 obsolete :  appearance, semblance

  2. 2 :  the quality or state of being apparent

  3. 3 :  the position of being heir apparent the bare right of apparency carried certain privileges with it — John Erskine †1951

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Origin and Etymology of apparency

Latin apparentia, from apparent-, apparens + -ia -y


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