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guise
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
a deceptive outward appearance

or more rarely:

any outward appearance — especially one that is new or clever
  • It's the only time I get homesick, when America lands on my doorstep in a missionary guise.
    Book 5 — Exodus (42% in)

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