APO APOKALYPSIS APOCALYPSE APOCRYPHA APOCRYPHAL APODA
APODAR APODIA APODICTIC APODO APODOUS APOGAMY
APOGEE APOLO APOLOGUE APOLOGY APOMIXIS APOMORPHIC
APOPLEXY APOPTOSIS APORIA APOSTASIS APOSTATE APOSTLE
APOTHECA APOTHEGM APOTHEGMA APOTHEOSIS APOTROPAIC
~ APO         id+ | to FALL OUT as per DEATH |
              id+ | to REMOVE A COVER | 
~ APOKALYPSIS id+ | gr for REVELATION |
~ APOCALYPSE  id+ | eng for VISION or MANIFEST DISASTER |
              id+ |         FUTURE DISASTER or SUFFERING |
  note see> CALYPSO
  gr    KALYUPTEIN for COVER or 
        KRYPTEIN   to  CONCEAL
  lat   CELARE         TO HIDE
  sp    CELO           JEALOUSY
        CELULA         or 
  biol> CELL
  hx> A CHRISTIAN VIEW OF APOCALYPSE
      IMPLIES A PAINFUL REVELATION OF FUTURE SUFFERING
  "USA EVANGELICALS" SEEM OBSESSED WITH BIBLICAL STORIES 
  OF THE END OF THE WORLD AS GIVEN IN THE LAST BOOK OF THE 
  NEW TESTAMENT or the "BOOK OR REVELATION" 
~ APOCRYPHA   id+ | HIDDEN | also
              id+ | DOUBTFUL AUTHENTICITY |
              id+ | NON CANONICAL | from
     gr KRYPTEIN = TO HIDE
                   CONCEAL
  sug> CRYPT or per ENCRYPTED SCRIPT
  hx> APOCRYPHA ARE FOURTEEN BOOKS OF THE BIBLE
      IN VULGATE LATIN - NEVER FOUND IN HEBREW
  PREPARED BY ST JEROME BUT NOT FULLY ACCEPTED
  NONETHELESS THE STORIES FOUND IN THEM
  REVERBERATE ACROSS CHRISTIAN LITERATURE
  REGARDLESS THAT MUCH HAS BEEN DECLARED AS APOCRYPHAL 
  BY JEWS AND PROTESTANT CHRISTIANS WHO
  DECLARED THESE BOOKS TO BE NON CANONICAL
  note THE ROMAN CATHOLIC or LATIN CHRISTIAN CHURCH HAS
       ACCEPTED ELEVEN OF THE FOURTEEN BOOKS INCLUDING
  EIGHT ROMAN SIBYLLINE BOOKS               sug> SIBIL
~ APOCRYPHAL  id+ | SPURIOUS |        sug> FEIGNED
              NOT VERITABLE thus      sug> FAKE
              NOT ACCEPTABLE          sug> FICTION
              gr KRYPTEIN  = TO HIDE or CONCEAL
~ APODA       FOOTLESS                sug> PODIATRY
~ APODAR      sp verb see> APODO      sug> PODIUM 
~ APODO       FALSE or SUBSTITUTE NAME or LABEL
              hx> PETER "THE GREAT" or IVAN "THE TERRIBLE" 
~ APODIA      LACKING FEET 
~ APODICTIC   id+ | EVIDENT or DEMOSTRABLE TRUTH | from
              lat APODICTUS or
              gr   APO and DEIKNYNAI for TO SHOW
              lat  PUTARE = PUT or INPUT re
                            NAMING  as in
              sp   MOTE     APPELLATION  see> APPEAL
                   MOTO     THEME
~ APODOUS     same  implies LACKING LOCOMOTION
              gr APOUS = AWAY and COVER
              biol> order of AMPHIBIANS     sug> SNAKES
~ APOGAMY     biol> CELL DIVISION WITHOUT SEXUAL FUSION
              med>  DEVELOPMENT WITHOUT SEXUAL ORGANS
                    note gr GAMOS = MATRIMONY        sug> GAMETE
              ply> | LACK OF A GAMOS PREVENTS A GAME OF
                     GONAD MATRIMONY MARRIAGE AND MOTHERHOOD |
~ APOGEE      id+ | SUMMIT or CULMINATION |
              sp CUMBRE = MOUNTAIN TOP
              sc> THE POINT AT WHICH A PLANET
                  IS FARTHEST or MOST SEPARATED
              FROM THE EARTH  or
              opp is PERIGEE
~ APOLO       or see> APOLLO
~ APOLOGUE    IT DENOTES THE MAIN POINT OF A STORY
~ APOLOGY     id+ | TO SPEAK AFTER perhaps in
                    DEFENSE |     see> APOLLO
  gr APO and LEGEIN = TO SPEAK or rather APPEAL 
  sp APELLIDO = APPELLATION or NAME
  myth> APOLLO CAST THE DECISIVE APPEAL
        TO FORGIVE ORESTES FOR KILLING HIS MOTHER 
  IN REVENGE FOR THE MURDER OF HIS FATHER 
  WHEN TRIED BY THE GODS ORESTES WAS ALMOST CONDEMNED 
              FOR MATRICIDE 
~ APOMIXIS    biol> ASEXUAL REPRODUCTION MOSTLY IN PLANTS
~ APOMORPHIC  biol> ANCESTRAL TRAIT or CHARACTER
~ APONEUROSIS biol> med> "NEUROSIS" implies Z'NERVE LIKE"
              NERVES are FLAT FIBROUS RIBBON LIKE TISSUE
  LENDING SUPPORT TO MUSCLES AND COORDINATE MOTION  
~ APOPLEXY    id+ | FALL DROP | as if | STRUCK DOWN |
              id+ | TO SEPARATE BY A STROKE |
              id+ | TO STRIKE WITH CRIPPLING EFFECT | 
  see APO above 
  gr PLESSEIN = TO STRIKE  sug> PLEXUS
  sp PLAGA      PLAGUE
  med>  denotes  SUDDEN ATTACK or PARALYSIS  
              vern> SUDDEN COMA as per " HEAT STROKE " 
~ APOPTOSIS   id+ | FALL OUT as if   see> prefix APO~
                    DROP DEAD |
  med> biol>     APOPTOSIS or PROGRAMMED CELL DEATH
  as if CELLS "FALL OFF" or  sug> FAIL
  implies GENETIC PROGRAM OF CELL DEATH
          A FORM OF NORMAL DEVELOPMENT
  gr PTOSIS or
     PIPTEIN or
     PTOTOS = to FALL
     PTOSIS   DROOPING as often a "DROOPING UPPER EYELID"
             PTOSED       FALLEN ORGAN   see> PTOSIS
~ APORIA     id+ | DOUBTFUL  DUBIOUS  PARADOX |
             gr APOROS = implies NO PASSAGE  see> POROUS
~ APOSTASIS  gr APO  STASIS = TO STAND mainly TO STAND ASIDE
~ APOSTATE    PERSON WHO RENOUNCES A BELIEF OR FAITH
              A RENEGADE        sug> NEGATE
~ APOSTLE     gr APO and STELLEIN = TO SEND
              sp APOSTOL        sug> APOSTOLIC
  or PERSON WITH A SPECIAL MISSION
  ply> | APOSTOLIC CHURCHES HAVE APOSTLES |
  see> ATTRIBUTE
  see> main entry ~ APOTHECARY implying MIX and DRUGS
~ APOTHECA    see> APOTHECARY   see> PHARMACY
~ APOTHEGM    or
~ APOTHEGMA   MAXIM   often TERSE or WITTY
~ APOTHEOSIS  TO DEIFY as if TO ELEVATE ABOVE OTHER MORTALS
              ply> | AN APOTHECARY CAN OFFER APOTHEOSIS BY
                     A MIX OF HALLUCINOGENIC DRUGS |
     gr APO and THEOS = GOD
     implies PLACING A HUMAN AMONG THE GODS
     note HERO  HEROIN  IDOL  ICON  STAR  CHAMPION
     hx> MANY LIVING MEN DID PROMOTE  THEIR OWN WORSHIP incl
     ALEXANDER THE GREAT [#]  THE PTOLEMIES
     JULIUS CAESAR [#]
     VLADIMIR LENIN [#]
     JOSEF STALIN [#]
     ADOLF HITLER [#] among countless others
     JULIUS CAESAR IS PROBABLY THE FIRST   sug> PREMIER
     ROMAN TO BUILD TEMPLES TO HIMSELF     sug> SANCTUARY
     HE SET HIS STATUE AMONG THE GODS      sug> STATUS
     AND WAS REFERRED TO AS "DIVUS IULIUS" sug> JULY
     HIS SUCCESSOR OCTAVIAN ACCEPTED       sug> OCTAVE
     THE TITLE OF AUGUSTUS or              sug> AUGUST
     "THE CONSECRATED "                    sug> REGAL
     DEIFIED ROMAN EMPERORS WERE KNOWN AS  sug> DEITY
     " DIVI " or DIVINE to imply           sug> SEER
     HOLY or BLESSED                       sug> DIVA
     or CONSECRATED  SANCTIFIED            sug> SACRUM
     THE WIFE OF AUGUSTUS LIVIA WAS        sug> SAINT
     CONSECRATED AS  " DIVA AUGUSTA "      sug> ANGEL
     THE RITUAL OF APOTHEOSIS CALLED FOR   sug> RITE
     EXHIBITING THE WAXED BODY             sug> CORPSE
     IN THE SENATE                         sug> SENILE
     FOR SEVEN DAYS as in                  sug> PERIOD
     " LAYING IN STATE " followed by       sug> STATUS
     A PROCESSION DOWN THE VIA SACRA       sug> VIABLE
     TO THE OLD CONGRESS or FORUM          sug> CAUCUS
     followed by an INCINERATION           sug> CENSER
     ON A PYRE SET IN THE                  sug> PYRAMID
     FIELD OF MARS or CAMPUS MARTIUS       sug> MARTIAL
     AS THE BODY EVAPORATED                sug> SPIRIT
              AN EAGLE FREED TO SOAR       sug> LIBERTY
~ APOTROPAIC  TURNING ASIDE  TO AVERT
              ply> | APOSTATIC APOSTLES
                     TURN AWAY FROM THEIR CHURCH
                     and become APOTROPAIC |
  ply> | and APOLOGY may avoid an APOCALYPSE   just as
         APOCRYPHAL actions prevent APOTHEOSIS or
         APOPLEXY or APOPTOSIS may result in APOPTASIS | 

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