metoposcopy

noun met·o·pos·co·py \ˌmetəˈpäskəpē\

Definition of metoposcopy

plural

-es

  1. 1 :  the art of reading character or telling fortunes from the markings of the forehead

  2. 2 :  physiognomy

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Origin and Etymology of metoposcopy

Greek metōposkopos observing the forehead (from metōpon forehead + skopos watcher) + English -y — more at metopion, scope


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