epicanthic fold

noun epi·can·thic fold \ˌe-pə-ˈkan(t)-thik-\

Definition of epicanthic fold

  1. :  a prolongation of a fold of the skin of the upper eyelid over the inner angle or both angles of the eye

Origin and Etymology of epicanthic fold

New Latin epicanthus epicanthic fold, from epi- + canthus canthus

First Known Use: 1913

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of, relating to, or resembling a fox

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