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She wiped her face.
He had a big smile on his face.
The ball hit me in the face.
It was very nice to see all the familiar faces again.
Look out for a couple of new faces in the team.
L'Oréal Paris announced that Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif is the new face of the beauty brand in India.
players who changed the face of tennis
They won in the face of stiff competition from all over the country.
Mike pulled a face at the food and took his plate over to Helen's table.
He's the most expensive designer on the face of the earth.
We do not believe on the face of it that there has been illegal activity by the banks.
It's eight o'clock already and I haven't even got my face on.
Many councils have completely set their face against the idea of road humps.
If Terry has anything to say, he should say it to my face.
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