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appearance

1. Law
a. the formal attendance in court of a party in an action
b. formal notice that a party or his legal representative intends to maintain or contest the issue
2. Philosophy
a. the outward or phenomenal manifestation of things
b. the world as revealed by the senses, as opposed to its real nature
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These specifications are not linked to a specific event or season so long as they are related to the safety and security of the community and the general appearance of the city", said Uwaida Al Qubaisi, acting Executive Director of Municipal Services Sector.
The committee stated that Jaballah's criticisms against the eight anchorwomen regarding their way of dressing did not aim at tarnishing their reputation but instead focused on their outfits and general appearance, the daily reported.
Its general appearance was bizarre - a slightly robust animal with a short snout from which large saber teeth came out," project leader Juan Carlos Cisneros told Discovery News.
We are now progressing with plans to demolish the former swimming baths, which will hopefully clear the way for new development and improve the town centre's general appearance.
Apple claims the similarity of the Galaxy S smartphone and Galaxy Tab tablet to the iPhone and iPad, as well as the general appearance of the icons, infringe on Apple's trademarks.
Included are color photos; national tree numbers; information on the habitat, general appearance, main stems, shoots, thorns, leaves, pods, seeds, and inflorescence of each form; distribution maps; and scientific names and names in English, Afrikaans, and other languages.
As one of the many frequent users I am particularly grateful for this, not only from a purely practical point of new, but also the improvement in the general appearance of the area.
This is because his sculptural abilities allow him to create results that complement a patient's general appearance.
During this year's closure, structural modifications were completed along with upgrading the fire protection improving lighting and general appearance.
It does not take too much time and effort to keep your garden free of weeds and litter but that effort makes all the difference to the quality and general appearance of a neighbourhood.
There have been a number of community concerns about the project, including traffic, the parking structures, landscaping and the general appearance of the buildings, said Judy Lazar, a former mayor of Thousand Oaks who co-chaired a citizens advisory council that met with the developer.

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