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fascia

noun [C] ( UK also facia)
 
 
/ˈfeɪʃə/
COMMERCE a sign above the entrance to a shop with the name of the shop on it, or the name of the shop: The Spar fascia is now common in all European countries.
COMMUNICATIONS the hard cover of a mobile phone
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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