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cosmetic

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

serving to add beauty
  • changes in the original design of the building were purely cosmetic

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cosmetic

noun

Synonyms of cosmetic (Entry 2 of 2)

as in makeup, paint

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The first known use of cosmetic was in 1638

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“Cosmetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cosmetic. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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