supraorbital

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adjective su·pra·or·bit·al \-ˈȯr-bə-təl\

Definition of supraorbital

  1. :  situated or occurring above the orbit of the eye

Origin and Etymology of supraorbital

New Latin supraorbitalis, from Latin supra- + Medieval Latin orbita orbit


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supraorbital

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adjective su·pra·or·bit·al \-ˈȯr-bət-əl\

Medical Definition of supraorbital

  1. :  situated or occurring above the orbit of the eye


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