facing Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈfeɪ.sɪŋ/
[C or U] an ​extralayer of ​materialsewn to the inside ​edge of a ​piece of ​clothing to make it ​stronger, or to the ​outside, ​especially of ​collars and the ​ends of ​sleeves, for ​decoration: a ​bluejacket with ​white facing [C] mainly UK (US usually veneer) an ​outerlayercovering a ​wall, etc.: The ​wall was ​built of ​rubble with a facing of ​stone.


uk   us   /-feɪ.sɪŋ/
turned towards the ​stateddirection: Most ​avalancheaccidentsoccur on north- and east-facing ​slopes.
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