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manifest

1) adj., adv. completely obvious or evident. 2) n. a written list of goods in a shipment.

manifest

adjective apertus, apparent, avowed, bald, bare, beholdable, blatant, clear, clear-cut, conspicuous, crystal clear, defined, discernible, disclosed, distinct, easy to see, evidens, evident, explicit, exposed, express, eye-catching, flagrant, glaring, gross, identifiable, in bold relief, in evidence, in focus, in full view, in sight, in the foreeround, in view, indisputable, indubitable, insuppressible, lucid, marked, naked, not concealed, not obscure, notable, noticeable, observable, obvious, open, ostensible, overt, palpable, patent, perceivable, perceptible, perspicuous, plain, prominent, pronounced, public, recognizable, revealed, salient, seeable, showable, standing out, sticking out, striking, tangible, transparent, unclouded, unconcealed, uncontestable, undisguised, unhidden, unmistakable, visible, well-defined, well-marked, well-seen
Associated concepts: manifest danger, manifest error, maniiest necessity, manifest peril

manifest

verb air, aperire, attest, bare, be evidence of, bespeak, betoken, bring forth, bring forward, bring into the open, bring out, bring to light, bring to notice, bring to the front, bring to view, certify, declarare, declare, demonstrate, denote, designate, disclose, discover, display, divulge, evince, exhibit, explain, expose, expose to view, hold up, hold up to view, illuminate, illustrate, impart, indicate, lay bare, lay open, lay out, make clear, make connpicuous, make evident, make known, make obvious, make plain, make visible, mark, open, open up, patefacere, point out, present, proclaim, prove, publish, represent, reveal, set forth, set out, show, signify, speak out, testify, throw open, unconceal, uncover, uncurtain, undrape, unearth, unfold, unmask, unscreen, unshroud, unveil
Foreign phrases: In rebus manifestis, errat qui auctoritates legum allegat; quia perspicua vera non sunt probanda.In clear cases, he mistakes who cites legal authorities; for obvious truths are not to be proved. Manifesta probatione non indigent. Manifest facts do not require proof.
See also: adduce, apparent, appreciable, axiomatic, bare, bear, bill, blatant, bodily, cite, clear, coherent, communicate, comprehensible, conspicuous, convey, corroborate, demonstrate, denote, denude, depict, disabuse, discernible, discover, disinter, distinct, divulge, document, elucidate, embody, emerge, establish, evidence, evident, evince, exemplify, exhibit, explain, explicit, expose, flagrant, gross, illustrate, inventory, invoice, known, lucid, naked, obvious, open, ostensible, overt, palpable, patent, pellucid, perceivable, perceptible, personify, presumptive, produce, prominent, prove, public, reveal, scrutable, show, signify, state, tangible, unmistakable, unveil, visible, yield

MANIFEST, com. law. A written instrument containing a true account of the cargo of a ship or commercial vessel.
     2. The Act of March 2, 1799, s. 23, requires that when goods, wares, or merchandise, shall be brought into the United States, from any foreign port or place, in any ship or vessel, belonging, in whole or in part to a citizen or inhabitant of the United States, the manifest shall be in writing, signed by the master of the vessel, and that it shall contain the names of the places where the goods in such manifest mentioned, shall have been respectively taken on board, and the places within the United States, for which they are respectively consigned, particularly noticing the goods destined for each place, respectively; the name, description, and build of such vessel, and her true admeasurement or tonnage, the place to which she belongs, with the name of each owner, according to her register, the name of her master, and a just and particular account of the goods so laden on board, whether in package or stowed loose, of any kind whatsoever, with the marks and numbers on each package, the numbers and descriptions of the packages in words at length, whether leaguer, pipe, butt, puncheon, hogshead, barrel, keg, case, bale, pack, truss, chest, box, bandbox, bundle, parcel, cask, or package of any kind, describing each by its usual denomination; the names of the persons to whom they are respectively consigned, agreeably to the bills of lading, unless when the, goods are consigned to order, when it shall be so expressed; the names of the several passengers on; board, distinguishing whether cabin or steerage passengers, or both, with their baggage, specifying the number and description of packages belonging to each, respectively; together with an account of the remaining sea stores, if any. And if any merchandise be imported, destined for different districts, or ports, the quantities and packages thereof shall be inserted in successive order in the manifest; and all spirits, wines and teas, constituting the whole or any part of the cargo of any vessel, shall be inserted in successive order, distinguishing the ports to which they may be destined, and the kinds, qualities and quantities thereof; and if merchandise be imported by citizens or inhabitants of the United States, in vessels other than of the United States, the manifests shall be of the form and shall contain the particulars aforesaid, except that the vessel shall be specially described as provided by a form in the act. 1 Story's Laws, 593, 594.
     3. The want of a manifest, where one is required, or when it is false, is severely punished.

MANIFEST, evidence. That which is clear and requires no proof; that which is notorious. See Notoriety.

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He was behaving as a wolf- father should, and manifesting no unholy desire to devour the young lives she had brought into the world.
Where it had lain were a few maggots, manifesting an imbecile activity.
It was later in the day that he took me in his arms, manifesting great embarrassment and claiming polygamous emotions.
Like the smoker on the opium couch refocusing his eyes from the spacious walls of dream to the narrow confines of the mean little room, so Old Tarwater stared vague-eyed before him across his dying fire, at a huge moose that stared at him in startlement, dragging a wounded leg, manifesting all signs of extreme exhaustion; it, too, had been straying blindly in the shadow-land, and had wakened to reality only just ere it stepped into Tarwater's fire.
Well,' replied Sir Mulberry, shrugging his shoulders and manifesting an indifference, whether he felt it or not; 'that's a matter of taste; if mine doesn't agree with yours, so much the better.
In each of them stands out one dominating figure, the hero, a desperate and terrible adventurer, characterized by Byron himself as possessing 'one virtue and a thousand crimes,' merciless and vindictive to his enemies, tremblingly obeyed by his followers, manifesting human tenderness only toward his mistress (a delicate romantic creature to whom he is utterly devoted in the approved romantic-sentimental fashion), and above all inscrutably enveloped in a cloud of pretentious romantic melancholy and mystery.
In Tarzan it was a trifle broad, perhaps, manifesting itself in rough and painful practical jokes upon his friends and cruel baiting of his enemies.
Designed for Internet commerce, where the need to fulfill orders in "eaches" over pallets is paramount, the WebShip small parcel manifesting solution enables companies to master high-volume shipments while making it easier than ever to track a shipment through final delivery.
This feature also supports manifesting for vendor returns and warehouse transfers.
They are the result of more than one year of development, and incorporate in a new medium over 20 years of Neopost multi-carrier rating, manifesting, labeling, and integration technologies.
Pfastship 2000 automates the shipping process by providing automatic weigh/rate/label services, rate shopping, multi-weight consolidation, "bill as/ship as" options, and electronic manifesting for small package, LTL (Less Than Truckload), International Parcel Shipments, and much, much more.
Comments Tom Kozenski, RedPrairie vice president product strategy, "By utilizing our proven, best-of-breed architecture we were able to tightly integrate parcel manifesting to our warehouse and transportation shipping workflows, saving customers the ongoing costs of dealing with third party system integrations.