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The pollen bodies in the flower-dust of many flowering plants also often assume the form of facetted spheres.

Owing to these differences, eyes have been divided into simple and compound, and into facetted and non-facetted.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from French facette (12c., Old French facete), diminutive of face (see face (n.)). The diamond-cutting sense is the original one. Related: Faceted; facets.

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