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Noun: fascia (fasciae,fascias)  fey-sh(ee-)u or fa-sh(ee-)u
  1. A sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc
    - facia [Brit]
     
  2. [Brit] Instrument panel on an automobile or aeroplane containing dials and controls
    - dashboard, dash [Brit]
     
  3. [Brit] The board above a shop with the name written on
    - facia [Brit]

Derived forms: fasciae, fascias

Type of: board, connective tissue, control board, control panel, instrument panel, panel

Encyclopedia: Fascia, Liguria