Recent Examples of eye socket from the Web
Rest the rim of a small, clean drinking glass containing water or saline solution against the bone right underneath your eye socket, then pour the water over your eyeball, the Mayo Clinic says.
The cops dropped him off in handcuffs so that he could be treated for three fractures to his eye socket and swelling to his brain.
The same can't be said for Knoxville, who's been boasting about his numerous injuries, including a particularly gruesome one involving his eye socket, during a recent publicity tour.
There’s two fractures in my left eye socket due to an aggressive hit, along with nose and jaw fractures.
Police noted her injuries: Visible bruising on her arms, legs, and to her left eye socket.
This is especially important on the eyelids, the area surrounding the eye sockets and the nose.
Arnaud Gabas suffered a fractured eye socket, underwent surgery and was back in the chair two months after the incident.
The cavernous eye sockets sat beneath a bulging brow ridge; the domed roof seemed more oblong and less rounded than a human’s.
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EYE SOCKET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of eye socket for English Language Learners
: either one of the hollow places in the skull that hold the eyeballs
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