either corner of the eye, where the eyelids meet
Origin of canthusModern Latin from Classical Greek kanthos: for Indo-European base see cant
The angle formed by the meeting of the upper and lower eyelids at either side of the eye.
Origin of canthusLate Latin from Greek kanthos
- (anatomy) either corner of the eye, where the eyelids meet
From Latin canthus, from Ancient Greek κανθός (kanthos)