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Vid/Vis

latin
to see

2

Envisage

to imagine, to conceive of
Verb
latin
synonym: perceive

3

visage

Face, facial expression
noun
synonym: expression

4

Pari

latin
to be visible, to appear

5

apparition

An unreal figure, a ghost
noun
latin
synonym: specter

6

spec

latin
to look

7

perspicacious

wise, insightful, acutely intelligent
latin
adjective
synonym: perceptive sighted
antonym: dim-witted, short sighted

8

Retrospective

looking backwards over a period of time.
adjective
latin

9

aspect

A part that can be considered or viewed
noun
latin
synonym: facet

10

Introspective

Contemplating ones own thoughts and feelings.
latin
adjective
synonym: meditative
antonym: shallow

11

Phan

GREEK
to appear, to show

12

Penomenon

A fact or event which can be observer and/or documented
Noun
Greek

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Diaphanous

Light weight and transparent
adjective
greek
Synonym: opaque

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Epiphany

A moment of great insight; revelation
Noun
Greek