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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Facete  \Fa*cete"\,  a.  [L.  facetus  elegant,  fine,  facetious;  akin 
  to  facies.  See  {Face},  and  cf  {Facetious}.] 
  Facetious;  witty;  humorous.  [Archaic]  ``A  facete  discourse.'' 
  --Jer.  Taylor. 
  ``How  to  interpose''  with  a  small  smart  remark, 
  sentiment  facete,  or  unctuous  anecdote.  --Prof. 
  --  {Fa*cete"ly},  adv  --  {Fa*cete"ness},  n.