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fascia

noun [C] uk   /ˈfeɪ.ʃə/ us    /ˈfæ.ʃə/

fascia noun [C] (VEHICLE)

UK formal the dashboard in a motor vehicle

fascia noun [C] (SHOP)

UK the sign above the window of a shop, where the shop's name is written

fascia noun [C] (PHONE)

UK a cover for a mobile phone

fascia noun [C] (MEDICAL)

specialized medical a layer of strong, stretchy tissue that covers, separates, or holds together different organs, muscles, blood vessels, and nerves
Translations of “fascia”
in Chinese (Traditional) 車輛, (汽車的)儀表板…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车辆, (汽车的)仪表板…
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