Meaning of lineament
Pronunciation: (lin'ē-u-munt), [key]
- Often,a feature or detail of a face, body, or figure, considered with respect to its outline or contour: His fine lineaments made him the very image of his father.
- Usually,distinguishing features; distinctive characteristics: the lineaments of sincere repentance.
- a linear topographic feature of regional extent that is believed to reflect underlying crustal structure.
- lineament (Thesaurus)