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apparent US English

Clearly visible or understood; obvious

apparent US Thesaurus

their relief was all too apparent

apparent time US English

Another term for mean solar time.

apparent wind US English

The wind as it is experienced on board a moving sailing vessel, as a result of the combined effects of the true wind and the boat’s speed

heir apparent US English

An heir whose claim cannot be set aside by the birth of another heir

heir apparent New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

heir whose claim cannot be set aside by the birth of another heir;

apparent magnitude US English

The magnitude of a celestial object as it is actually measured from the earth

apparent solar time US English

Time as calculated by the motion of the apparent (true) sun. The time indicated by a sundial corresponds to apparent solar time

heirs apparent in heir apparent US English

An heir whose claim cannot be set aside by the birth of another heir

apparent in horizon US English

The circular boundary of the part of the earth’s surface visible from a particular point, ignoring irregularities and obstructions


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