They are never disfigured with vile language or other defacement.
One of the islanders might chance to observe the defacement of the tomb.
Later evidence indicates that while there was a demonstration there was no defacement of the vault.
It was its extreme hardness that saved it from destruction and defacement.
By the following simple method this can be done without any injury or defacement of the ivory.
About eight o'clock the sedan was brought home empty, and without a sign of defacement inside or out.
He also had another "token" in the shape of threatened violence and the defacement of his house.
The Journal had been calling the attention of its readers to the defacement of the landscape by billboard advertisers.
Pictures of generals or royalties are especially liable to defacement with opprobrious epithets.
In England, the purpose of the defacement marks is primarily to prevent the stamp being used again.