apparent horizon

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Synonyms for apparent horizon

the line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet

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This "information paradox" recently led to the suggestion that black holes only possess apparent horizons [12] as opposed to genuine event horizons: features traditionally regarded as the defining hallmarks of true black holes [13].
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