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Definitions for facial
ˈfeɪ ʃəlfa·cial

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. facial, facial nerve, nervus facialis, seventh cranial nervenoun

    cranial nerve that supplies facial muscles

  2. facialadjective

    care for the face that usually involves cleansing and massage and the application of cosmetic creams

  3. facialadjective

    of or concerning the face

    "a facial massage"; "facial hair"; "facial expression"

  4. facialadjective

    of or pertaining to the outside surface of an object

Wiktionary

  1. facialnoun

    a personal care beauty treatment which involves cleansing and moisturizing of the human face.

  2. facialnoun

    A foul play which involves one player hitting another in the face.

  3. facialnoun

    A sex act of male ejaculation onto another person's face.

    He gave his wife a creamy facial.

  4. facialadjective

    Of or affecting the face.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Facialadjective

    of or pertaining to the face; as, the facial artery, vein, or nerve

  2. Etymology: [LL. facialis, fr. L. facies face : cf. F. facial.]

Freebase

  1. Facial

    A facial is a procedure involving a variety of skin treatments, including: steam, exfoliation, extraction, creams, lotions, facial masks, peels, and massage. They are normally performed in beauty salons but are also a common spa treatment. Facials are generally categorized, for example: ⁕European facial ⁕LED light therapy facial ⁕Mini-facial Facials are used for general skin health as well as for specific skin conditions.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Facial

    fā′shal, adj. of or relating to the face.—adv. Fā′cially.—Facial angle, in craniometry, the angle formed by lines drawn to show to what extent the jaws are protruding and the forehead receding.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of facial in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of facial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of facial in a Sentence

  1. Brian Levin:

    Those who get facial tattoos tend to be the uppermost, anti-social part of the scale.

  2. Photographer Jonathan Bachman:

    She had no facial expression at all. She just stood there.

  3. Daniel Borsuk:

    As a plastic surgeon, I know that, no matter large or small, injuries to the face have a particularly symbolic aspect and are closely linked to our identity, facial disfigurement can have a detrimental effect on self-confidence and productivity, and therefore, this transplant offered immense hope and possibility in our patient.

  4. Phillip McGraw:

    Facial expression, body language and reactions to different questions or subject matters are all available for an attentive virtual therapist.

  5. Evan Greer:

    We need to draw a line in the sand and ban governments from using this technology before its too late. We know that members of Congress are currently drafting legislation related to facial recognition, and we hope they know that the public will not accept trojan horse regulations that line Jeff Bezos pockets at the expense of all of our basic human rights.

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