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face-to-face

[feys-tuh-feys] /ˈfeɪs təˈfeɪs/
adjective
1.
with the fronts or faces toward each other, especially when close together.
2.
involving close contact or direct opposition:
a face-to-face confrontation of adversaries.
3.
noting, relating to, or promoting interaction that takes place in person, as opposed to online interaction or electronic communications:
face-to-face classrooms.
Abbreviation: f2f, F2F.
Origin of face-to-face
1300-1350
Middle English word dating back to 1300-50
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