glabella

noun
gla·​bel·​la | \glə-ˈbe-lə \
plural glabellae\glə-​ˈbe-​(ˌ)lē, -​ˌlī \

Definition of glabella 

: the smooth prominence between the eyebrows

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Other Words from glabella

glabellar \glə-​ˈbe-​lər \ adjective

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For example, $500 for the crow's feet, $500 for the glabella, and $500 for the forehead. Micaela English, Town & Country, "T&C's Guide To Injectables: Which Ones To Consider, Cost, And How Long They Last," 17 Feb. 2016 For example, the crow's feet by the eyes requires between 10-15 units per side, the glabella between the eyebrows requires between 20-30 units and the forehead between 10 to 20 units. Micaela English, Town & Country, "T&C's Guide To Injectables: Which Ones To Consider, Cost, And How Long They Last," 17 Feb. 2016

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First Known Use of glabella

circa 1823, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for glabella

New Latin, from Latin, feminine of glabellus hairless, diminutive of glaber

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glabella

noun
gla·​bel·​la | \glə-ˈbel-ə \
plural glabellae\-​ˈbel-​(ˌ)ē, -​ˌī \

Medical Definition of glabella 

: the smooth prominence between the eyebrows

called also mesophryon

Other Words from glabella

glabellar \-​ˈbel-​ər \ adjective

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