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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.

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This means that her facial features are more symmetrical.
Our results show that values of facial features detected during boring periods of gameplay are different from values of the same facial features detected during stressful periods of gameplay.
Beauty Recognition technology learns the specific facial features of different people from its millions of global image database of human faces.
The Leica Dual-Camera Pro Edition 2.0 features a 12MP sensor and a 20MP monochrome with fusion algorithm that captures detailed facial features and improves image quality; it also carries a new high-class SUMMILUX-H Leica lenses and a 4-in-1 Hybrid Autofocus system with a larger F/1.8 aperture to capture more light in low-light situations.
Facial feature recognition methods classified into two: local and global methods.
The new facial feature extraction technique is a type of geometry based face recognition and has the following modules that are connected together in a serial manner.
In the phase of synthesizing the facial expression, the facial features are extracted and the variations of the major facial feature points of the input face images are tracked by using optical flow, and the variations are retargeted to the 3D face model.
The FSE controls the direction of the camera, based on the facial feature tracking function, when the user takes a picture, adjusting the face to the middle of the screen.
FaceFilter Studio also offers automatic sensing of a subject's facial features, removing the need of "fitting" the facial feature.
There is one feature that is both necessary and sufficient in defining facial disfigurement, namely the strength of negative reaction by the possessor, and others, to a particular facial feature, or set of features.
Other Round Table groups in Birmingham are also joining in the event which finishes on March 5 with a competition to select the most ornate facial feature.