supraorbital ridge

noun

Medical Definition of supraorbital ridge

: a prominence of the frontal bone above the eye caused by the projection of the frontal sinuses

called also brow ridge, superciliary ridge

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“Supraorbital ridge.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/supraorbital%20ridge. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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