Etymology:[ 'fAz ] (noun.) 1812. From New Latin phasis, from Ancient Greek φάσις (phásis, “an appearance”), from φάειν (phaein, “to shine”); compare phantasm and see face.
Synonyms:appearance, aspect, chapter, condition, development, facet, juncture, point, position, posture, stage, state, step, time
Tenses:phases, phasing, phased
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