procerus

noun
pro·​ce·​rus | \ prō-ˈsir-əs How to pronounce procerus (audio) \
plural proceri\ -​ˌrī How to pronounce proceri (audio) \ or proceruses

Medical Definition of procerus

: a facial muscle that arises from the nasal bone and a cartilage in the side of the nose and that inserts into the skin of the forehead between the eyebrows

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“Procerus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/procerus. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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