metoposcopy

Metoposcopy

Met`o*pos"co*py\, n. [Gr. ? observing the forehead; ? the forehead + ? to view: cf. F. m['e]toposcopie.] The study of physiognomy; the art of discovering the character of persons by their features, or the lines of the face.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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