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frontal

 [frun´t'l]
1. pertaining to the forehead.
2. denoting a longitudinal plane passing through the body from side to side, and dividing it into front and back parts.

fron·tal

(frŏn'tăl), [TA]
1. In front; relating to the anterior part of a body.
2. Referring to the frontal (coronal) plane or to the frontal bone or forehead.
Synonym(s): frontalis [TA]

frontalis

/fron·ta·lis/ (frun-ta´lis) [L.] frontal.

fron·tal

(frŏn'tăl) [TA]
1. In front; relating to the anterior part of a body.
2. Referring to the frontal (coronal) plane or to the frontal bone or forehead.
Synonym(s): frontalis.

frontalis

[L.] frontal.

frontalis muscle
cutaneous muscle stretching over the forehead into the upper eyelid.
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While Matsuzaki and Tanaka (2004) showed a useable signal for the bispectral index, the filters for EMG may not be adequate to eliminate frontalis muscle activity during periodontal surgery and establish a reliable PSI in this range of sedation at all times (7).
Images 5&6 demonstrate the use of facial expression (and practitioner participation) while addressing the frontalis scalp fascias.
Dr Kathleen Long, a cosmetic practitioner and member of the British Association of Cosmetic Doctors (BACD), said: "It's an overactive frontalis muscle.
Work has also been done on strength loss following attack by the southern pine beetle Dendroctonus frontalis Zimm.
The list of species, accession number, source and code Species Accession number Source Code Bos taurus V00654 GenBank Bos taurus Bos indicus NC_005971 GenBank Bos indicus Bos gaurus AF348593 GenBank Bos gaurus Bos javanicus D82889 GenBank Bos javanicus Bos grunniens AY955225 GenBank Bos grunniens Bos sauveli AY689189 GenBank Bos sauveli Bubalus bubalis D88635 GenBank Bubalus bubalis Bos frontalis EF061227~EF061237 This study BF01~BF11
Body and Bauchop (1985) studied lipid composition of the rumen fungus Neocallimastix frontalis and reported 48% of total fatty acids were saturated and 52% were monounsaturated.
The cult status Huppert has attained clearly reflects a contemporary sensitivity to the closure she conveys--the impassivity of her cheeks and mouth, the unseeing eyes--her craft residing almost exclusively in the periorbital, auricular, and frontalis musculature of her face.
In a series of tests, they found that hypnotherapy did not alter rectal pain thresholds or smooth muscle tone, autonomic nervous system activity, or frontalis muscle EMG activity (Dig.
frontalis species mostly is found along coastal plain areas, primarily in Georgia.
Das Osteoid-Fibrom mit atypischerVerkalkung im Sinus frontalis.
Researchers have tentatively identified her find as Photuris frontalis, a species reported from Gulf states like Louisiana and Florida north to South Carolina.