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supraorbital

[soo-pruh-awr-bi-tl] /ˌsu prəˈɔr bɪ tl/
adjective
1.
situated above the eye socket.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; < Neo-Latin suprāorbitālis equivalent to Latin suprā- supra- + orbit(a) orbit + -ālis -al1
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  • The supraorbital foramen is situated at the junction of the medial and intermediate thirds of the supraorbital margin.
British Dictionary definitions for supraorbital

supraorbital

/ˌsuːprəˈɔːbɪtəl; ˌsjuː-/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) situated above the orbit
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supraorbital in Medicine

supraorbital su·pra·or·bit·al (sōō'prə-ôr'bĭ-tl)
adj.
Located above the orbit of the eye.

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