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a broad bony ridge or cranial fullness extending bilaterally from the glabella on either side, above the orbital margin of the frontal bone.
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su·per·cil·i·ar·y arch(sū'pĕr-sil'ē-ar-ē ahrch) [TA]
A fullness extending laterally from the glabella on either side, above the orbital margin of the frontal bone.
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A curved process of the frontal bone lying just above the orbit, subjacent to the eyebrow, and directly above the supraorbital notch.Synonym: superciliary ridge
See also: arch
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