noun de·fea·ture \di-ˈfē-chər, dē-\

Definition of defeature

  1. 1 archaic :  disfigurement

  2. 2 archaic :  defeat

Origin and Etymology of defeature

probably from de- + feature

First Known Use: 1590

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