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Vid/ vis

To see
Latin
envisage, visage

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Envisage

V. To imagine,o conceive of
Vis
Syn: percieve

3

Visage

Face, facial expressions
Vis
Syn:expression

4

Pari

Visible, appear
Latin
Apparition

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Apparition

An unreal figure, ghost
Pari
Syn: Specter

6

Spec

To look
Latin
Retrospective, aspect

7

Perpicacious

Adj. wise insightful
Spec
Syn: perspective
Ant: dim witted,

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Retrospective

Adj. Looking backwards over a period of time
Spec

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Aspect

N. a part that can be considered or viewed
Spec
Sn: facet

10

Introspective

Adj. Contemplating ones thoughts and feeling
Spec
Syn: meditative
Any: shallow

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Phan

To Appear, to show
Greek
phenomenon, epiphany.

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Phenomenon

A fact or event which can be observed or documented
Phan

13

Diaphanous

Adj. light wait and transparent
Phan
Syn: opaque

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Epiphany

a moment of great in sightl; revelation
Phan

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Sycophant

A person who flatters, a yes man
Phan