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picture consisting of a graphic image of a person or thing

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If this were true, they would still hold some semblance of the "language" as does any culture that learns English as a second language.
This country has no shortage of folks who won't listen, won't (or can't) comprehend or simply are quite excellent at avoiding any semblance of customer service at all.
If a person tends toward hyperarousal (fight/flight) response that is not effectively discharged, his/her body will tend to utilize parasympathetic dissociation as a defensive effort to achieve the semblance of homeostasis.
A champion jockey for a father, born overseas, multilingual, a semblance of hype around his early deeds.
Independence holiday and a G-8 Finance meeting in Italy, I have to look to the cross rates to find any semblance of a trend.
He needs a lot longer than a few games to strike any semblance of ability and enthusiasm into the present squad.
The usual spectacular, computer-generated effects fill in for any semblance of a decent story, and, while it no doubt looks great to the kids, I couldn't wait for it to end.
United boss Craig Levein said: "It's disappointing because David didn't show any semblance of violent conduct.
Starter for 10" wants to give you the warm fuzzies, and director Tom Vaughan is more than happy to sacrifice any semblance to reality to make you smile.
I got up and ran to the front room, the windows of which looked on the street, and there, to my intense surprise, I saw a steady stream of men covered with mud, soaked through with rain, who were pouring irregularly, without any semblance of order, up Pennsylvania Avenue towards the Capitol.
A semblance of stability would come only after the election of John Paul II as pope in 1978.
The brink of war, and an earthquake that kills 22,000 people rip apart any remaining semblance of an ordinary vacation in this fast-paced, nation-spanning saga offering a fascinating glimpse into changing cultural norms of the near future, in both the US and its steadily growing Latino population, and in South America.
Together the polished metal strips gently swell and heave to create a vague yet intensely seductive semblance of treads and risers.
It's been completely re-tooled and re-engineered to where it has zero semblance.
Then, as columns in the guise of plant forms appear on screen, Desnos describes how these words somehow became flesh, or the semblance of it, as the terrifyingly real vision of an ox appeared in his childhood bedroom.