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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)

frons

(fronz) [L.] forehead.

frons

(frŏnz)
n. pl. frontes (frŏn′tēz)
The anterior part of the head of an insect, lying above the clypeus.

fore·head

(fōr'hed) [TA]
The part of the face between the eyebrows and the hairy scalp.
Synonym(s): brow (2) , frons.
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Face and vertex dull silver pruinose, frons red-gold pruinose, mystax black, ocellar macrosetae black.
Frons said: "In terms of the sophistication of the attack, this is a big deal.
John Orrell and Andrew Gurr, in "What the Rose can tell us," Antiquity 63 (September 1989): 421-29, report: "No sign has been found that the frons scenae at the rear of the stage was constructed as a straight chord across the polygon: both stages, the earlier and the later, seem to have been backed by a wall that followed the polygonal line of the main frame" (427).
Face and frons dull red-gold pruinose, vertex dull silver pruinose, mystax black, ocellar macrosetae black.
Head: Black, with large, yellowish patch on gula and on vertex and frons laterally, each contiguous with inner margin of each eye: antenna mostly dark brown; segment I dull yellowish brown; segment II dark brown, except for darker, blackish apical two thirds; segments III and IV dull yellowish dark brown: labium blackish.
What is not certain is whether the stage trap represented it, or whether one of the doors in the frons scenae included a grating.
Irish canon laws mention that the tonsure of the old magi covered only frons anterior, the front, or that they had hair--cirrus--in front.
Setae and setulae on head black; ocellar triangle with 2 ocellar setae and 3 short setae; frons with 3 orbital and 2 frontal setae on blackish brown orbital stripe without microtomentum, orbital setae lateroclinate and frontal setae medioclinate, 3 interfrontal setae; postocellar setae cruciate.
Head, face and frons yelloworange with some blackish pruinosity (Fig.
When asked about the unique opportunities that the SULA Semester experience offers, Howard adds, "Our students have interacted with high-profile alumni, including Aaron Sorkin, Rob Light, Jason Blumenthal, Doug Robinson, Brian Frons, and Diane Nelson.
2 times as wide as eye in dorsal view; frons almost fiat, epistomal suture not depressed, mandibular plate triangular, maxillary plate and clypeus elongate, rectangular; eyes large, with almost parallel inner margins in dorsal view and distinctly protruding backward in lateral view; posterior margin of eye located at a short distance from anterior margin of pronotum; antennal fossa large, slightly tuberculate, almost contiguous with inner margin of eye; antenna longer than body length, first segment relatively long, 0.