apparent time


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apparent time

[ə′pa·rənt ′tīm]
(astronomy)
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Firstly, the relativism of apparent time, in that it is not always clear whether the differences in the language use of different generations reflect language change or not.
An apparent time research was conducted to investigate the variation and its reason.
Apparent Time Research of Language Change in Progress
This synchronic research through linguistic variation in different age groups is called apparent time research by Labov.
One of the main reasons for Space's apparent time off has been a legal wrangle with their former record label.
The house we now live in has no apparent time limit.
insurance) would benefit from limiting the apparent time left before the purchase.
New details of the frantic struggle to save Jackson's life surfaced, including the scene in the star's second-floor bedroom at the apparent time of his death.
For one glorious moment, due to a computer glitch, Davidson briefly stood on top of the pile with an apparent time of 1:15.
But on a cloudy Sunday at the weekend, marking the official start of the 2004 season, it is apparent times have changed.