The definition of an epicanthus is a small fold of skin on the upper eye.noun
An example of an epicanthus is a fold above the eye that covers the inner eye of an individual with Down syndrome.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: epi- + canthus
- epicanthic adjective
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noun pl. ep·i·can·thi
Origin: New Latin : epi- + canthus.