facial palsy n.
Unilateral paralysis of the facial muscles supplied by the facial nerve. Also called Bell’s palsy, facial paralysis, facioplegia, prosopoplegia.
- Facial profiling
noun the practice of photographing or scanning a human face to allow future identification based on unique facial characteristics Examples They are hoping facial profiling can be used for identifying criminals.
- Facial recognition
noun See face recognition
- Facial tic
facial tic n. Involuntary spasmodic movement of the facial muscles. Also called facial spasm, prosopospasm.
noun 1. a soft, disposable paper tissue especially for cleansing the face or for use as a handkerchief.