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en face

/ɑ̃ fas/
facing forwards
opposite; facing
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  • No, Elf, I will sit here; I will not be en face to that row of tables.

    The King of Diamonds Louis Tracy
  • en face de cette misère effroyable tous les cœurs s'émeuvent et chacun veut apporter son aide à ces braves gens.

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    Grace Glergue Harrison and Gertrude Clergue
  • The human form appears almost exclusively (much schematized) en face.

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