What does on the face of it mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. apparently, seemingly, ostensibly, on the face of it(adverb)

    from appearances alone

    "irrigation often produces bumper crops from apparently desert land"; "the child is seemingly healthy but the doctor is concerned"; "had been ostensibly frank as to his purpose while really concealing it"-Thomas Hardy; "on the face of it the problem seems minor"

Wiktionary

  1. on the face of it(Adverb)

    Apparently; as far as can be seen or determined.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the face of it in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on the face of it in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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