A covering in front, for ornament or other purpose; an exterior covering or sheathing; as, the facing of an earthen slope, sea wall, etc. , to strengthen it or to protect or adorn the exposed surface.
- A piece of material sewn to the edge of a garment, such as a dress or coat, as lining or decoration.
- Material used for such a lining or decoration.
- An outer layer or coating applied to a surface for protection or decoration.