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eyebrow

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noun eye·brow \ˈī-ˌbrau̇\

Simple Definition of eyebrow

  • : the line of hair that grows over your eye

Full Definition of eyebrow

  1. :  the ridge over the eye or the hair growing on it

15th Century

First Known Use of eyebrow

15th century


EYEBROW Defined for Kids

eyebrow

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noun eye·brow \ˈī-ˌbrau̇\

Definition of eyebrow

  1. :  the arch or ridge over the eye :  the hair on the ridge over the eye




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eyebrow

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noun eye·brow \ˈī-ˌbrau̇\

Medical Definition of eyebrow

  1. :  the ridge over the eye or hair growing on it—called also brow




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