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Fascet vs. Facet

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Fascetnoun

(glassmaking) A wire basket on the end of a rod to carry glass bottles, etc., to the annealing furnace.

Facetnoun

Any one of the flat surfaces cut into a gem.

‘This facet of the diamond was masterfully cut to enhance its value.’;

Fascetnoun

(glassmaking) An iron rod to be thrust into the mouths of bottles to carry them to the furnace.

Facetnoun

One among many similar or related, yet still distinct things.

‘The child's learning disability was only one facet of the problems contributing to his delinquency.’;

Fascetnoun

A wire basket on the end of a rod to carry glass bottles, etc., to the annealing furnace; also, an iron rod to be thrust into the mouths of bottles, and used for the same purpose; - called also pontee and punty.

Facetnoun

One of a series of things, such as steps in a project.

‘We had just about completed the research facet of the project when the order came to cancel it.’;

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Facetnoun

(anatomy) One member of a compound eye, as found in insects and crustaceans.

Facetnoun

(anatomy) A smooth circumscribed surface.

‘the articular facet of a bone’;

Facetnoun

(anatomy) Any of the small joints at each segment of the spine that provide stability and help guide motion

Facetnoun

(architecture) The narrow plane surface between flutings of a column.

Facetnoun

(mathematics) A face of codimension 1 of a polytope.

Facetnoun

(computing) A criterion that can be used to sort and filter, such as the colour or size of products in an online store.

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Facetverb

To cut a facet into a gemstone.

Facetnoun

A little face; a small, plane surface; as, the facets of a diamond.

Facetnoun

A smooth circumscribed surface; as, the articular facet of a bone.

Facetnoun

The narrow plane surface between flutings of a column.

Facetnoun

One of the numerous small eyes which make up the compound eyes of insects and crustaceans.

Facetverb

To cut facets or small faces upon; as, to facet a diamond.

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Facetnoun

a distinct feature or element in a problem;

‘he studied every facet of the question’;

Facetnoun

a smooth surface (as of a bone or cut gemstone)

Facet

Facets () are flat faces on geometric shapes. The organization of naturally occurring facets was key to early developments in crystallography, since they reflect the underlying symmetry of the crystal structure.

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