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facetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfæs.ɪt/  us   /ˈfæs.ət/
one part of a subject, situation, etc. that has many parts: She has so many facets to her personality.
one of the small flat surfaces cut on a precious stone
specialized medical a flat surface on a bone or tooth, either occurring naturally or caused by continued use: Injured or painful facet joints can be injected with steroids.
(Definition of facet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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facetnoun [C]

 us   /ˈfæs·ɪt/
one of the parts or features of something: There’s always one facet of my golf game that isn’t working.
(Definition of facet from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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