superficially Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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superficiallyadverb

 us   /ˌsu·pərˈfɪʃ·ə·li/

superficially adverb (SLIGHTLY)

in a ​small way; ​slightly: Half ​asleep, I was only superficially ​aware of what was going on.

superficially adverb (NOT IN DEEP WAY)

on the ​surface only; in a way that is not ​deep or ​complete: Superficially, these ​books are very different.
(Definition of superficially from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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