De*fea"ture (?; 135), n. [OF. desfaiture a killing, disguising, prop., an undoing. See Defeat, and cf. Disfeature.]

1.

Overthrow; defeat.

[Obs.] "Nothing but loss in their defeature."

Beau. & Fl.

2.

Disfigurement; deformity.

[Obs.] "Strange defeatures in my face."

Shak.

 

© Webster 1913.

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