Etymology
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defacement (n.)

"act or fact of defacing," 1560s, from deface + -ment.

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Definitions of defacement

defacement (n.)
the act of damaging the appearance or surface of something;
the defacement of an Italian mosaic during the Turkish invasion
Synonyms: disfigurement / disfiguration / mutilation
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