Origin of facia
Also called facia board.
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Examples from the Web for facia
The base is nailed to the lower edges of the rafters, and the facia is then applied.Carpentry for Boys
J. S. Zerbe
All unsuccessful dogmatical attempts of reason are facia, which it is always useful to submit to the censure of the sceptic.The Critique of Pure Reason
Not being able to make myself understood I went outside, looked at the facia, and found I had gone to the wrong address.Sixteen Months in Four German Prisons</p>
Henry Charles Mahoney
- a variant spelling of fascia
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Word Origin and History for facia
variant of fascia.
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