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Apparition

Apparition

1. The act of becoming visible; appearance; visibility. The sudden apparition of the Spaniards. (Prescott) The apparition of lawyer Clippurse occasioned much speculation in that portion of the world. (Sir W. Scott)

2. The thing appearing; a visible object; a form. Which apparition, it seems, was you. (Tatler)

3. An unexpected, wonderful, or preternatural appearance; a ghost; a specter; a phantom. The heavenly bands . . . A glorious apparition. I think it is the weakness of mine eyes That shapes this monstrous apparition. (Shak)

4. (Science: astronomy) The first appearance of a star or other luminary after having been invisible or obscured; opposed to occultation. Circle of perpetual apparition. See circle.

Origin: f. Apparition, L. Apparitio, fr. Apparere. See Appear.


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christianstrategies Darwinism is full of non proofed premises... and contradicts the declarations of God in the French website http://www.apparitionsmariales.org concerning evolutionism If your proofs are from such nonsense websites, then you must believe this website too. Proof #11 - Notice ...

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Thu Feb 16, 2012 8:40 pm
 
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... Similarly, are you saying that if something has not occurred today, then it is impossible for it to occur in the future? I mean: the spontaneous apparition of biological life never happened in the nature: Everything was created by God: that's why such experience is impossible to be created in ...

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Tue Feb 07, 2012 4:20 pm
 
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Unkown fungi on ceiling

... humidity, but you have a real basidiomicetum fruit corp. Try to identificate the strain with internet images and eliminate it with gloves, but the apparition of a fruit corp means that inside the ceiling you have a micellium stucture wiyh will give fractifications every year as it occurs in the ...

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by protold
Thu Nov 18, 2010 6:56 am
 
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Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... old". This statement is unqualified and superfluous. What magically brought life or the universe into existence? Well the exact time of the apparition of life sure is only an estimate, but unlike your assertions it has not been pulled out one scientist a$$ just because (s)he liked big round ...

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by canalon
Tue Oct 19, 2010 2:11 pm
 
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Origin of life

... You are using your incredulity in divine creation as an argument for evolution. And just another thing when you are estimating the probability of apparition of life, you shouldn't restrict your calculations toearth, but include the whole universe.[/ quote] If you want to factor in an additional ...

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by Springer
Wed Jan 11, 2006 5:29 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Origin of life
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