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Defeature definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

DEFEATURE, n.
1. Change of feature.
2. Overthrow; defeat.

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: probably from de- + feature Date: 1590 1. archaic disfigurement 2. archaic defeat

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Defeature De*fea"ture (?; 135), n. [OF. desfaiture a killing, disguising, prop., an undoing. See Defeat, and cf. Disfeature.] 1. Overthrow; defeat. [Obs.] ``Nothing but loss in their defeature.'' --Beau. & Fl. 2. Disfigurement; deformity. [Obs.] ``Strange defeatures in my face.'' --Shak.



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