Any facet added to the stone which is in excess of the facets normally required to complete the polishing. Usually found along the girdle to remove any imperfections.
A facet placed without regard to symmetry and that is not required by the shape of the diamond.
A facet placed without regard for symmetry and not required by the cutting style.
An additional facet polished onto a diamond, usually to remove a "natural" or small surface blemish.
Small facets added to remove clarity characteristics or correct minor cutting discrepancies.
A small facet which is not required by the cut, often applied in order to remove a small blemish.
a facet added to a diamond in addition to the required facets for a particular cutting style.