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disappear


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disappear  \Dis`ap*pear"\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Disappeared};  p. 
  pr  &  vb  n.  {Disappearing}.] 
  1.  To  cease  to  appear  or  to  be  perceived;  to  pass  from  view, 
  gradually  or  suddenly;  to  vanish;  to  be  no  longer  seen; 
  as  darkness  disappears  at  the  approach  of  light;  a  ship 
  disappears  as  she  sails  from  port. 
 
  2.  To  cease  to  be  or  exist;  as  the  epidemic  has  disappeared. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disappear 
  v  1:  get  lost,  esp.  without  warning  or  explanation;  "He 
  disappeared  without  a  trace"  [syn:  {vanish},  {go  away}] 
  [ant:  {appear}] 
  2:  become  invisible  or  unnoticeable;  "The  effect  vanished  when 
  day  broke  [syn:  {vanish},  {go  away}] 
  3:  cease  to  exist;  "An  entire  civilization  vanished"  [syn:  {vanish}] 
  [ant:  {appear}] 




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