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English definition of “disfigure”

disfigure

verb [T] uk   /dɪsˈfɪɡ.ər/ us    /-jɚ/
to spoil the appearance of something or someone, especially their face, completely: She was horribly disfigured by burns. This part of the old town has been disfigured by ugly new buildings.Destroying and demolishingDamaging and spoiling
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