full-face


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Adj.1.full-face - looking forward
heraldry - the study and classification of armorial bearings and the tracing of genealogies
forward - at or near or directed toward the front; "the forward section of the aircraft"; "a forward plunge down the stairs"; "forward motion"
Translations

full-face

[ˌfʊlˈfeɪs] ADJ [portrait] → de rostro entero

full-face

[ˌfʊlˈfeɪs] adj & advdi faccia
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They passed without seeing us, brushing us with their brownish fins, and we escaped by a miracle from a danger certainly greater than meeting a tiger full-face in the forest.
The ban also applies to other face coverings such as full-face helmets or balaclavas.
when three unidentified men wearing full-face motorcycle helmets arrived aboard a motorcycle and shot him several times.
In 2014, the European Court of Human Rights, whose rulings are binding, upheld France's ban on full-face veils in public, saying it did not violate religious freedom.
The most vivid picture of France turning Islamophobic state was the government decision to bar women from wearing full-face Islamic veil.
Under the ban, anyone wearing the full-face veil in public is liable to a fine of e1/4150 or lessons in French citizenship.
Full-face helmets must be used to equip the troop to perform duties related to their function.
In an interview with Daily Telegraph, Johnson said full-face veils should not be banned in Denmark but mentioned he found it 'absolutely ridiculous' that women choose to 'go around looking like letter boxes'.
The law prohibits wearing full-face veil by Muslim women in public, making it a cognizable offence liable to punishment in the form of fine.
The government said that along with Islamic full-face veils, balaclavas would also be banned, thus stressing the law is not aimed at any specific religion.
But the European Court of Human Rights last year upheld a Belgian ban on full-face veils, saying that communal harmony trumped the individual's right to religious expression.
'One of them, who wore dark full-face helmet, barged into the house and fired several shots in his direction,' he said in a statement here.