Medical Dictionary

orbicularis oculi

noun

Medical Definition of orbicularis oculi

plural

orbiculares oculi

  1. :  the muscle encircling the opening of the orbit and functioning to close the eyelids

Illustration of orbicularis oculi


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up orbicularis oculi? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to help become familiar with something

Get Word of the Day daily email!