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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 lin·e·a·ment /ˈlɪniəmənt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Lin·e·a·ment n.  One of the outlines, exterior features, or distinctive marks, of a body or figure, particularly of the face; feature; form; mark; -- usually in the plural.  “The lineaments of the body.” --Locke. Lineaments in the character.” --Swift.
 Man he seems
 In all his lineaments.   --Milton.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a characteristic property that defines the apparent
           individual nature of something; "each town has a quality
           all its own"; "the radical character of our demands"
           [syn: quality, character]
      2: the characteristic parts of a person's face: eyes and nose
         and mouth and chin; "an expression of pleasure crossed his
         features"; "his lineaments were very regular" [syn: feature]