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fore·head

(fōr'hed), [TA]
The part of the face between the eyebrows and the hairy scalp.
Synonym(s): frons [TA], sinciput ☆ , brow (2)

forehead

/fore·head/ (-hed) frons; the part of the face above the eyes.

forehead

(fôr′hĕd′, -ĭd, fŏr′-)
n.
1. The part of the face between the eyebrows, the normal hairline, and the temples.
2. The front part of something.

forehead

[fôr′hed]
Etymology: AS, fore, in front + heafod, head
the region of the face superior to the eyes.

fore·head

(fōr'hed) [TA]
The part of the face between the eyebrows and the hairy scalp.
Synonym(s): brow (2) , frons.

fore·head

(fōr'hed) [TA]
Area of face between eyebrows and hairy scalp.

forehead,

n the portion of the face directly above the orbits and extending posteriorly/superiorly to the hair-line or crown of the head.

forehead

the region between the eyes and the ears; supported by the frontal and parietal bones.

domed forehead
forehead bulges; may be soft and fluid-filled; a problem only in neonates.
References in classic literature ?
Perfectly still and silent, and not even fallen back in her chair, she sat under his hand, utterly insensible; with her eyes open and fixed upon him, and with that last expression looking as if it were carved or branded into her forehead.
Fanny, quite punishing her own forehead with the vehement dabs she now began to give it, fitfully went on.
In the Holy Bible, a mark on the forehead symbolizes a person's ownership which makes the symbol of the cross on one's forehead a sign of "surrender to Christ.
A 14-year-old patient presents to a dermatology clinic for a depression on his forehead, which has been there for about 2 years.
She was left with a five-inch scar to her forehead and later underwent plastic surgery - only to be taunted by celebrating fascists gloating online.
No partner is needed for the Russian roulette, just a strong forehead.
Square face (a broad forehead, angular cheekbones and a strong square jawline): oval and round frames will look great because they'll soften the angles of the jawline.
It's best to apply the darker contour shade on the tips of your forehead and below the cheekbones.
VANCOUVER -- Fillers can greatly improve the age-related effects of atrophy of subcutaneous fat of the central forehead and temples, where volume loss can create an unhealthy or even skeletal appearance, according to Dr.
Cut at edge of top lip Large cut to left forehead Bruise on top lip Several cuts at right top lip Cut between left eyebrow and forehead Several lacerations to lower lip Haemorrhages in Several cuts on both eyes, often a sign inside of mouth of asphyxiation Large graze on Several cuts at right of chest lower mouth One fractured rib Grazes, cuts and bruising on Cut on back upper arm, of finger elbow, lower arm and hand Grazes to left knee and shin Wounds to right shin The extent of the injuries suffered by police custody death victim Sheku Bayoh can be revealed today.
Jonathan was the only guy in the area with 'MISUNDERSTOOD' tattooed in big letters across his forehead.
But finally Alan Hansen has revealed the truth behind the scar on his forehead.