|1.||[ noun ] an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen|
"there were distinguishing disfigurements on the suspect's back" "suffering from facial disfiguration"
|Related terms:||appearance deface|
|2.||[ noun ] the act of damaging the appearance or surface of something|
"the defacement of an Italian mosaic during the Turkish invasion" "he objected to the dam's massive disfigurement of the landscape"
|Related terms:||damage deface|