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Facade

- Noun

The front of a building; esp., the principal front, having some architectural pretensions. Thus a church is said to have its facade unfinished, though the interior may be in use.


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    Facade

    A façade (also facade; /fəˈsɑːd/ ( listen )) is generally one exterior side of a building, usually the front. It is a foreign loan word from the French façade, which means "frontage " or "face ".

  • Facade (ballet)

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  • Façade (entertainment)

    Façade is a series of poems by Edith Sitwell, best known as part of Façade – An Entertainment in which the poems are recited over an instrumental accompaniment by William Walton. The poems and the music exist in several versions.

  • Façade (ballet)

    Façade is a ballet by Frederick Ashton, to the music of William Walton; it is a balletic interpretation of items from Façade – an Entertainment (1923) by Walton and Edith Sitwell. The ballet was first given by the Camargo Society at the Cambridge Theatre, on 26 April 1931. It has been regularly revived and restaged all over the world.

  • Façade (film)

    Façade (also known as Death Valley) is a 1999 thriller film starring Eric Roberts.

  • Façade (interactive story)

    Façade is an artificial-intelligence-based interactive story created by Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern. It was the winner of the Grand Jury Prize at the 2006 Slamdance Independent Games Festival and has been exhibited at several international art shows. In 2010, it was included as one of the titles in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die .

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  • Facade (Architecture)

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    Facade is a racing horse owned by Michael B. Tabor. She was bred by Charlotte Bronte Syndicate and sired by Galileo with Charlotte Bronte as the dam.

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