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apparition
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
a ghostlike figure or its appearance
  • Blinded by the glare of the headlights and confused by the incessant groaning of the horns, the apparition stood swaying for a moment before he perceived the man in the duster.
    p. 54.9
apparition = ghostlike figure
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