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Definition of manifest noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

manifest

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmænɪfest//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmænɪfest//
 
Travelling by boat or ship
 
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(specialist) a list of goods or passengers on a ship or an aircraft See related entries: Travelling by boat or ship Word Originnoun mid 16th cent. (denoting a manifestation): from Italian manifesto, from manifestare, from Latin, ‘make public’, from manifestus ‘obvious’. The current sense dates from the early 17th cent.
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