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physiognomy

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formal the appearance of a person's face; a person's facial features
  • He and his son have the same distinctive physiognomy.

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The first known use of physiognomy was in the 14th century

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“Physiognomy.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/physiognomy. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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