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

Learn More about supraorbital ridge

Share supraorbital ridge

Comments on supraorbital ridge

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to deny responsibility for

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!