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facet

noun

Synonyms of facet

a certain way in which something appears or may be regarded
  • there are so many facets to Benjamin Franklin: statesman, scientist, inventor, American original

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The first known use of facet was in 1622

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faces up (to)

facet

facetious

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“Facet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/facet. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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