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lineament

lin·e·a·ment

lineament

pronunciation:
lI ni mnt
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often pl.) a distinguishing shape or outline, esp. of a face or feature.
similar words:
outline
definition 2: (usu. pl.) distinctive or characteristic features.
derivations: lineamental (adj.), lineamentation (n.)