Canthus meaning

kănthəs
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The angle formed by the meeting of the upper and lower eyelids at either side of the eye.
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Either corner of the eye, where the eyelids meet.
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The angle formed by the meeting of the upper and lower eyelids at either side of the eye.
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(anatomy) Either corner of the eye, where the eyelids meet.

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Origin of canthus

  • Late Latin from Greek kanthos

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Latin canthus, from Ancient Greek κανθός (kanthos)

    From Wiktionary