postorbital

adjective post·or·bit·al \ ˌpōst-ˈȯr-bə-tᵊl \

Definition of postorbital

: situated behind the eye socket

First Known Use of postorbital

circa 1836

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postorbital

adjective post·or·bit·al \ -ˈȯr-bət-ᵊl \

medical Definition of postorbital

: situated or occurring behind the orbit of the eye

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