Definition of

Fascia

  1. (noun, artifact) instrument panel on an automobile or airplane containing dials and controls
  2. (noun, body) a sheet or band of fibrous connective tissue separating or binding together muscles and organs etc

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Fascia

dashboard, facia

Alternate forms of Fascia

Hyponyms: aponeurosis

Hypernyms: board, connective tissue, control board, control panel, instrument panel, panel

Origin of the word Fascia

  1. 1560s, from L. fascia, lit. "a band." more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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