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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 re·sem·blance /rɪˈzɛmblən(t)s/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·sem·blance n.
 1. The quality or state of resembling; likeness; similitude; similarity.
    One main end of poetry and painting is to please; they bear a great resemblance to each other.   --Dryden.
 2. That which resembles, or is similar; a representation; a likeness.
    These sensible things, which religion hath allowed, are resemblances formed according to things spiritual.   --Hooker.
 3. A comparison; a simile. [Obs.]
 4. Probability; verisimilitude. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- Likeness; similarity; similitude; semblance; representation; image.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : similarity in appearance or external or superficial details