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Definition of: facies

(fāshi·ēz) noun
1. The general aspect or external appearance of anything.
2. Geol. The aggregate of the characteristics which determine the origin, composition, and mode of formation of rock deposits.
3. Med. The expression of the face in a given disease.
4. A surface. [<L, face, appearance]

Most often used phrases:

greenschist facies
amphibolite facies
granulite facies
metamorphic facies
sedimentary facies
blueschist facies
unusual facies
surface facies
facies conditions
facies metamorphism
eclogite facies
zeolite facies
facies rocks
carbonate facies
coarse facies

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reservoirfacies.com
medi-facies.com
tresfacies.com

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"facies" has the frequency of use of 0.0001% on en.wikipedia.org.

Phrases starting with the letter: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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