Disfigure

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Definition: Disfigure




What is the dictionary definition of Disfigure?

Dictionary Definition


v. to cause permanent change in a person’s body, particularly by leaving visible scars which affect a person’s appearance. In lawsuits or claims due to injuries caused by another’s negligence or intentional actions, such scarring can add considerably to general damages.


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Definition Sources


Definitions for Disfigure are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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