horizon

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horizon

noun border, boundary, field of view, field of vision, prospect, range, range of vision, realm, skyline, view, vista
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As a result, visual perception and stark reality can diverge rapidly when horizontal references are obscured, even if only in part, as in the "False Horizon Illusion." Consider a pilot flying near the slanted edge of a cloud bank.
Additionally, and also according to the PHAK, a "false horizon can occur when the natural horizon is obscured or not readily apparent.
The essays are labelled as follows: 'Passage One: The False Horizon'; 'Passage Two: Shades of Blue'; 'Passage Three: Into the Labyrinth'; 'Passage Four: The Echo and the Sound Itself'; 'Passage Five: Vere Gordon Childe and the Abyss of Time'.