efface - Dictionary definition and meaning for word efface
Closely related to "erase"..to rub out or we can think in another way also, we wash our face to remove the dust from the surface of the skin(ef+face)...
ye-face....dekha hai par yaad nahi hai, its almost erased from my memory..!!!
e+face=erase the face(memory)
Efface = e+face = erase the face = become inconspicuous Self-effacing = self destroying = self-removing
well......remember it as the trojans were effaced i.e wiped off the face of the earth.
erase faces is akin to erasing completely your memory as you cant even remember a person/object face
efface = effect of ace; i.e the tata ace srtike you & your memory has been lost.