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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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frontalis sightings were clearly more numerous in the east, we delineated the study area into west (106,186 [km.
Recurrence of blepharoptosis after a superiorly based muscle flap: treatment by frontalis muscle advancement.
Frontalis suspension sling using palmaris longus tendon in chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia.
Cloning, sequencing, and expression of an endoglucanase gene from the rumen anaerobic fungus Neocallimastix frontalis MCH3.
Others remarks: In 2011, the National Institute of Industrial Patents (INAPI) included Jasus frontalis in the category Geographic Indication, recognizing the species as exclusive to the JFA and the DI (Arana, 2011).
frontalis and this enzyme produced maltose and longer-chain oligosaccharides, but no glucose was produced (Mountfort and Asher, 1988).
Only two species, Pyrrhura frontalis and Brotogeris tirica, may not act as seed dispersers as they can also consume the endocarp of seeds (Galetti et al.
Frontalis partly contribute to lid elevation above the line of vision in extreme upgaze and also it compensates the levator action in levator dystrophy.
Frontalis suspension is a surgical procedure of choice in patients with severe ptosis associated with poor or absent levator function.
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