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facia

[ fey-shuh ]
/ ˈfeɪ ʃə /
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noun Chiefly British.
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Also fascia.
Also called facia board .

Origin of facia

1880–85; spelling variant of fascia, perhaps through confusion with Latin faciēs, English face, facial, etc.
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British Dictionary definitions for facia

facia
/ (ˈfeɪʃɪə) /

noun
a variant spelling of fascia

Derived forms of facia

facial, adjective
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