In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- It was a facer for Balcom and he quickly guided the conversation into less dangerous channels.
- It was a facer, Yetive and Beverly felt as though a steel trap suddenly had been closed down upon them.
- In the twelfth round, Gamble put in a tremendous facer, that split his opponent's nose, and the claret flew in all directions.
- A good deal of sparring took place, when, a favourable opportunity offering, Gulley put in a desperate facer, which Gregson immediately returned, by giving his adversary a severe blow on the side of the head.
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