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1 a certain way in which something appears or may be regarded
  • depending on what aspect of college life you consider most important, there are several colleges which might be good for you

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2 the outward form of someone or something especially as indicative of a quality
  • he has the aspect of a man used to giving orders and seeing them obeyed

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3 the state or fact of facing a particular direction
  • the harbor's northern aspect means that vessels are often exposed to strong winds

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4 archaic a fixed intent look
  • his aspect was focused on the distant shore

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The first known use of aspect was in the 14th century

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“Aspect.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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