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aspect
Etymology: ad- and specere, plus other forms that include spec and spic.

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The appearance or the way a person, place, or something is visible to others. (1)
(one of the group of biological sciences, each of which deals with an aspect of the study of living things)
Word Entries at Word Info: “aspect
aspect (s) (noun), aspects (pl)
1. A facet, phase, or part of a whole: People should consider the various aspects of the economic situation before making any significant investments.
2. The view of something to the mind or the eyes: Suddenly, the stone had a greenish aspect in the florescent light.
3. The way a person, place, or something appears: The old house took on a dark and lonely aspect or image.
4. Etymology: from Middle English, "indicating the action or the way of looking at or seeing something"; from Latin aspectus and aspicere, "to look at"; from ad-, "to" + specere, "to look".
A look or appearance like something.
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(Latin: stomach, belly or a relationship to the abdomen or the front or anterior aspect of the body)