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- n. Plural form of facula.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. Groups of small shining spots on the surface of the sun which are brighter than the other parts of the photosphere. They are generally seen in the neighborhood of the dark spots, and are supposed to be elevated portions of the photosphere.
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