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manifest

verb [T] uk   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal us  
to show something clearly, through signs or actions: The workers chose to manifest their dissatisfaction in a series of strikes. The illness first manifested itself in/as severe stomach pains. Lack of confidence in the company manifested itself in a fall in the share price.

manifest

adjective uk   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal us  
easily noticed or obvious: manifest relief manifest lack of interest

manifest

noun [C] uk   /ˈmæn.ɪ.fest/ formal us  
a list of people and goods carried on a ship or plane: He had been listed on the manifest for the flight but it could not be confirmed if he had boarded.
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