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(pl. fasciae.)

1 One of two or three bands on a Classical architrave, each projecting slightly beyond the one below, often separated by enriched mouldings.

2 Any band or belt with a plain vertical face, such as a fascia-board at eaves-level.

3 Deep board over a shop-front on which lettering is placed.

Subjects: Art — Architecture.

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