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Face

The external appearance or surface of anything; that which is readily observable by a spectator. The words contained in a document in their plain or obvious meaning without regard to external evidence or facts.

The term is applied most frequently in business law to mean the apparent meaning of a contract, paper, bill, bond, record, or other such legal document. A document might appear to be valid on its face, but circumstances may modify or explain it, and its meaning or validity can be altered.

See: appearance, confront, endure, look, suffer, withstand
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Adjust the face shield by pressing the release hinge.
These products provide the wearer protection from ballistic the face shield and body shield offer Level IIIA protection (9-millimeter and .
The Face Shield, which complies with OSHA fluid-protection standards, features UltraClear[TM], a shield surface that ensures optically clear viewing and excellent fluid protection.
In addition, the face shield fogs up on a cool day, its shape distorts depth perception, and its bulk is clumsy and intrusive.
Raul Radovitzky, of MIT, and colleagues reported that adding a face shield to the standard-issue helmet worn by the vast majority of ground troops could significantly reduce traumatic brain injury, or TBI.
One way to prevent them could be adding a face shield to the helmet worn by military personnel.
Wear a face shield if there is a potential for spraying, aerosolization, or splashing.
Limited tenders are invited for Appron rubber acid proof black, face shield blue 6" x 9", gloves hand rubber355.
The early response to the motorcycle visor inserts, anti-fog goggles and anti-fog face shield is really incredible and we're happy to introduce yet, a new anti-fogging technology in the industry," said Taylors Lei.
The spa expert firm also rolled out Repechage Mineral Face Shield at the event.
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Medical enterprises are said to be turning to PolyShield, a manufacturer of multi-layered and tear-off face shield protectors such as laminated medical films, for assistance in fighting Ebola.