postpalpebral

palpebral

[pal-puh-bruhl, pal-pee-bruhl, -peb-ruhl]
adjective
of or pertaining to the eyelids.

Origin:
1830–40; < Late Latin palpebrālis of, on the eyelids, equivalent to Latin palpebr(a) eyelid (variant of palpebrum) + -ālis -al1

interpalpebral, adjective
postpalpebral, adjective
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palpebral (ˈpælpɪbrəl)
 
adj
of or relating to the eyelid
 
[C19: from Late Latin palpebrālis, from Latin palpebra eyelid; probably related to palpāre to stroke]

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