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superficial
used in Black Like Me

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Definition
relating to a surface rather than to anything deep or penetrating (often of injuries or thinking)
  • Their children resembled mine in all ways except the superficial one of skin color,
superficial = relating to a surface rather than to anything deep or penetrating
  • Not just superficially, but profoundly.
  • But this was superficial.
  • A superficial calm hung over the city.

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