Pronunciation: (fā'sing), [key]
1. a covering in front, for ornament, protection, etc., as an outer layer of stone on a brick wall.
2. a lining applied to the edge of a garment for ornament or strengthening.
3. material turned outward or inward, as a cuff or hem.
4. facings,coverings of a different color applied on the collar, cuffs, or other parts of a military coat.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.