endocanthion

noun
en·​do·​can·​thi·​on | \ ˌendōˈkan(t)thēən, -ēˌän \
plural -s

Definition of endocanthion

: the point at which the inner ends of the upper and lower eyelid meet — compare ectocanthion

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History and Etymology for endocanthion

end- + -canthion (irregular from Late Latin canthus corner of the eye)

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“Endocanthion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/endocanthion. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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