facial index

noun

Definition of facial index

: the length of the face divided by the breadth multiplied by 100

First Known Use of facial index

circa 1889, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of facial index was circa 1889

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“Facial index.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/facial%20index. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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facial index

noun

Medical Definition of facial index

: the length of the face divided by the breadth multiplied by 100

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