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English definition of “foundation”

foundation

noun [U] (MAKE-UP)    /faʊnˈdeɪ.ʃən/
a type of make-up that is spread over the skin of the face, usually before other make-up is put on, giving it a better and more even colour and hiding unwanted marksMake-up and skin care
(Definition of foundation noun (MAKE-UP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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