superciliary[so̵̅o̅′pər sil′ē er′ē]
superciliary definition by Webster's New World
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of or near the eyebrow
Origin: Modern Latin superciliarius ; from Classical Latin supercilium: see supercilious
superciliary definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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- Of, relating to, or being in the area of the eyebrow: the superciliary arch of the frontal bone.
- Located over the eyebrow or the eye: a superciliary patch of color.
Origin: New Latin superciliāris, from Latin supercilium, eyebrow; see supercilious.
superciliary - Medical Definition
Of, relating to, or being in the area of the eyebrow.