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disfigurement


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Disfigurement  \Dis*fig"ure*ment\,  n. 
  1.  Act  of  disfiguring,  or  state  of  being  disfigured; 
  deformity.  --Milton. 
 
  2.  That  which  disfigures;  a  defacement;  a  blot. 
 
  Uncommon  expressions  .  .  .  are  a  disfigurement 
  rather  than  any  embellishment  of  discourse.  --Hume. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  disfigurement 
  n  1:  an  appearance  that  has  been  spoiled  or  is  misshapen  [syn:  {deformity}] 
  2:  damaging  the  appearance  or  surface  of  something  [syn:  {defacement}] 




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