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crater face

derogatory slang Someone with very bad acne or severe scarring therefrom. (Sometimes hyphenated.) I was a bit of a crater face in high school, but thankfully my face cleared up in college. Wow, a crater-face like you will never get a date to the dance!
See also: crater, face


1. n. an acne scar. Walter was always sort of embarrassed about his craters.
2. in. to collapse and go down as with a falling stock price. The stock cratered and probably won’t recover for a year or two.


and pizza-face and pizza-puss and zit-face
n. a person with acne or many acne scars. (Intended as jocular. Rude and derogatory.) I gotta get some kind of medicine for these pimples. I’m getting to be a regular crater-face. I don’t want to end up a zit-face, but I love chocolate!
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The walls and floors of ever-larger craters slowly become more orderly, as individual alcoves of collapses and slumps give way to stately terraces that sometimes circle the entire wall.
This 85-mile-wide crater lies in the southeast of Mars, and (https://www.
The second Meteor Crater Experiment (METCRAX II) meteorological field campaign was conducted in October 2013 in and around the Barringer Meteorite Crater (also known as Meteor Crater) near Winslow, Arizona (Fig.
I turn left toward Nimran and from there I can almost glimpse the volcanic crater which is called Al-Wahba Crater.
It's exciting to find these new craters right after they form," said Ingrid Daubar of the University of Arizona, Tucson, lead author of the paper.
Like several craters at the moon's south pole, the small tilt of the lunar spin axis means Shackleton crater's interior is permanently dark and therefore extremely cold.
Batches of paint that crater sometimes can be saved by high shear agitation for an hour or so and I have seen pigmented paints that no longer produced craters after being run through the mill a second time.
The crater was formed when a rising plume of magma encountered a pocket of underground water, resulting in a so called phreatomagmatic explosion.
Answers will vary but should include: Some craters are not visible because they are covered by water and soil like the Chesapeake Bay crater.
Today, Crater and Ferraro work side by side - with a small staff and several thousand volunteers - to grow 25,000 to 40,000 pounds of vegetables a year, all of which go to more than 200 food pantries and other Central Massachusetts programs providing sustenance for those who do not have enough to eat.
While craters normally possess round rims, atypical geometries do exist.
With few exceptions, all lunar craters were excavated long ago by asteroids and comets slamming into the Moon's surface at high speeds.
When large asteroids hit the ground, they produce high temperatures and pressures, carving out bowl-shaped features called craters.
Pass out small pieces of black construction paper and refer to Step 4 to guide the students in practicing drawing and shading craters.
The mission was to repair three road craters on a corps main supply route.