Synonyms and related words:
Platonic form, Platonic idea, acknowledgments, aesthetic form, anatomy, animus, aptitude, archetype, architectonics, architecture, arrangement, art form, assemblage, assembly, back, back matter, bad copy, bad likeness, base, bastard title, bent, bias, bibliography, blackface, body-build, brand, build, building, buildup, camouflage, cast, catch line, catchword, character, characteristic, characteristics, clown white, cold cream, colophon, combination, compact, complexion, composition, compound, configuration, conformation, constituents, constitution, construction, contents, contents page, contrast, copyright page, cosmetics, costume, crasis, creation, cut, dedication, dharma, diathesis, difference, disguise, disparity, disposition, dissemblance, dissimilarity, dissimilation, dissimilitude, divergence, diversity, drugstore complexion, eccentricity, embodiment, endleaf, endpaper, endsheet, errata, ethos, eye shadow, eyebrow pencil, fabric, fabrication, face, fashion, fashioning, fiber, figuration, figure, flyleaf, folio, fore edge, foreword, forging, form, format, formation, foundation, foundation cream, frame, front matter, genius, genre, getup, grain, greasepaint, habit, half-title page, hand cream, hand lotion, head, hue, humor, humors, idiosyncrasy, ilk, impression, imprint, inclination, incommensurability, incomparability, incorporation, index, individualism, individuality, inner form, inscription, introduction, junction, kidney, kind, layout, leaf, leaning, lip rouge, lipstick, make, making, manufacture, mascara, matrix, mental set, mere caricature, mettle, mind, mind-set, mixture, modality, mode, model, mold, molding, mudpack, nail polish, nature, nonuniformity, organic structure, organism, organization, page, paint, pattern, patterning, personality, physique, piecing together, plan, poor imitation, powder, powder puff, practical piece, predilection, predisposition, preface, preference, preliminaries, proclivity, production, prop, propensity, property, prototype, puff, putting together, quality, recto, reverso, rouge, running title, set, setup, shape, shaping, signature, significant form, slant, somatotype, sort, spirit, stamp, strain, streak, stripe, structure, structuring, style, subtitle, suchness, syneresis, synthesis, system, table of contents, tail, talcum, talcum powder, tectonics, temper, temperament, tendency, tenor, text, texture, theatrical makeup, tissue, title, title page, tone, trim size, turn, turn of mind, twist, type, type page, unlikeness, unresemblance, unsameness, unsimilarity, vanishing cream, vanity case, vein, verso, war paint, warp, warp and woof, way, weave, web

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