noun ec·to·can·thi·on \ˌektōˈkan(t)thēən\

Definition of ectocanthion



  1. :  the point at which the outer ends of the upper and lower eyelids meet — compare endocanthion

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Origin and Etymology of ectocanthion

ect- + -canthion (irregular from Late Latin canthus corner of the eye) — more at canthus

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to cast off or become cast off

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