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ˈlɪn i ə məntlin·ea·ment

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quality, character, lineamentnoun

    a characteristic property that defines the apparent individual nature of something

    "each town has a quality all its own"; "the radical character of our demands"

  2. feature, lineamentnoun

    the characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose and mouth and chin

    "an expression of pleasure crossed his features"; "his lineaments were very regular"


  1. lineamentnoun

    Any distinctive shape or line etc.

    Etymology: From lineamentum, from linea (line): compare linéament.

  2. lineamentnoun

    A distinctive feature that characterizes something, especially the parts of the face of an individual.

    Etymology: From lineamentum, from linea (line): compare linéament.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lineamentnoun

    one of the outlines, exterior features, or distinctive marks, of a body or figure, particularly of the face; feature; form; mark; -- usually in the plural

    Etymology: [L. lineamentum, fr. linea line: cf. F. linament. See 3d Line.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lineament in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lineament in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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