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Facing

Fa´cing
n.1.A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.
2.A lining placed near the edge of a garment for ornament or protection.
3.(Arch.) The finishing of any face of a wall with material different from that of which it is chiefly composed, or the coating or material so used.
4.(Founding) A powdered substance, as charcoal, bituminous coal, etc., applied to the face of a mold, or mixed with the sand that forms it, to give a fine smooth surface to the casting.
5.(Mil.) The collar and cuffs of a military coat; - commonly of a color different from that of the coat.
Facing brick
front or pressed brick.
Noun1.facing - a lining applied to the edge of a garment for ornamentation or strengthening
2.facing - an ornamental coating to a building
Synonyms: veneer
3.facing - a protective covering that protects the outside of a building
Synonyms: cladding
4.facing - providing something with a surface of a different material
Synonyms: lining
5.facing - the act of confronting bravely; "he hated facing the facts"; "he excelled in the face of danger"
Synonyms: face
across, against, antipodal, antithetic, bush, bushing, coat, coating, confronting, contra, contrapositive, converse, doubling, doublure, enamel, eyeball-to-eyeball, facade, filler, filling, film, forward, forwards, front, fronting, frontward, frontwards, fur, headward, headwards, in front of, in opposition to, inlay, inlayer, insole, interlineation, inverse, lacquer, liner, lining, obverse, onward, onwards, opposing, opposite, opposite to, over, over against, overlay, packing, padding, paint, pellicle, polar, polaric, polarized, reverse, revetment, scale, scum, skin, stuffing, surface, toward, vanward, varnish, veneer, versus, vis-a-vis, wadding, wainscot
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