Meaning of “superficially” in the English Dictionary

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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)