fac-, facil-, fact-, feas-, -feat, -fect, -feit, -facient, -faction, -fic-, -fy, -ficate, -fication
(Latin: to make, to do, to build, to cause, to produce; forming, shaping)
2. 3. A method, or device, for transmitting documents, drawings, photographs, or the like, by means of radio, or telephone, for exact reproduction elsewhere.
An abbreviated form of "fax" is normally used for "facsimile messages".
From an etymological perspective, it is redundant to say, "Would you make a facsimile of this document, please." The term facsimile came from the Latin phrase fac simile, meaning "to make similar", and it was at one time written in English as two words.
In its first recorded English use, facsimile meant "the copying of anything; an imitation".
2. Pertaining to something that can be done properly without too much difficulty: The construction company chose the most feasible solution available by asking an experienced contractor to build a new hotel in town.
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2. Causing or favoring the development of fever.
3. Anything that produces fever.
2. An irrational or abnormal fixation or preoccupation about doing something; an obsession: Joe had a fetish about his favorite football team and collected everything he could find about it, including banners, streamers, T-shirts, posters, photos, newspaper articles, etc. and hanging up many of them on the walls of his bedroom!