facial aspect

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facial aspect

[TA]
the surface of the cranium viewed from in front.

fa·cial as·pect

(fāshăl aspekt) [TA]
1. View of dental or oral surfaces directly from the front.
2. Surface of cranium view from the front.
Synonym(s): frontal aspect.
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"The only planned changes to the frontal aspect of the building will be the removal of the old NatWest bank signage, and repairs to the holes in the wall left when the cash machine and night-safe were removed by the bank upon closure.
On examination, two well-circumscribed patches of non scarring hair loss were seen over the scalp, one of size 5x4cm over the frontal aspect and another of 4x4cm over the vertex (Figure 1 and 2).
The temporal parietal fascia flap in combination with the scalp flap may allow one to cover extensive defects involving the temporal and frontal aspect of the scalp.
Bigger is generally synonymous with stronger, which is why the bullfrog inflates his throat with an air sac, a cobra widens its neck from the frontal aspect, an elk grows a large rack of antlers, and furry or feathered animals puff themselves up.
With more than a hint of the BMW 3-Series, I particularly like its gaping bonnet scoop, and for once there's a frontal aspect that isn't going to frighten small children.
I've spoken to the editor, who himself walks around with the Western Mail logo tattooed on his forehead, and you'll find me at the Royal Welsh Show next month, stripped to the waist and with the entire front page stamped on my frontal aspect, the back page on my back.
The very next things Judd created were the Specific Objects, with their aggressive materials, blocky and inert shapes, and bland repetitions combining to obscure any sense of a definable frontal aspect or face by which they present themselves to an audience.
It changed an inoffensive frontal aspect into a weirdly bug-eyed physiognomy.
EXTERIOR The frontal aspect of the imposing five-bedroom property in Washington.
Only the ugly headlights let the car down (an eyesore shared with the Phantom's own frontal aspect), but the rest looks good enough to eat.
The Impreza's gawky frontal aspect will be tidied up and there will be changes to every exterior panel except the rear bumper and doors.