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Vid/Vis

to see

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envisage

to imagine, to conceive of

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visage

face, facial expressions

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PARI

to be visible, appear

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apparition

an unreal figure, a ghost

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SPEC

to look

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perspicacious

wise, insightful, acutely intelligent

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retrospective

looking backward over a period of time

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aspect

a part that can be considered or viewed

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introspective

contemplating one's own feelings and thoughts

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PHAN

to appear, to show

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phenomenon

a fact or event which can be observed and/or documented

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diaphanous

lightweight and transparent

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epiphany

a moment of great insight, revelation

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sycophant

a person who flatters, a yes-man