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eye socket

noun
1.
the socket or orbit of the eye.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45
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British Dictionary definitions for eye-socket

eye socket

noun
1.
the nontechnical name for orbit (sense 3)
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eye-socket in Medicine

eye socket n.
See orbital cavity.

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