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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

(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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Diagnosis: Median occipital sclerites yellow; scutum uniformly yellow to yellowish brown; upper frons yellow to brown; hind femora uniformly yellow; wings bicoloured orange at base and blackish at tip, darkening of wing apex reaching discal cell or nearly so; basal 3-4 abdominal segments usually ochre-yellow.
This species is distinctive with the combination of it small size, an evenly convex frons without carinae, and the unique aedeagus (Fig.
Face silver pruinose, frons and vertex red-gold pruinose, mystax black, ocellar macrosetae black.
Distal margin of antennal base with two or three conspicuous black setulae, fronto-orbital plate with three pairs of setae, and frons yellow pruinose.
Media company The New York Times Company (NYSE:NYT) announced on Wednesday that Marc Frons has been named as chief information officer, effective immediately.
According to Frons, The New York Times is gradually converting its internal API to externally facing APIs on Amazon Web Services so that customers can, for instance, license a feed of recipe files or campaign contributions from the newspaper and mix it with their own content.
But, Frons says, rather than trust that momentum, "cowardly network people that we are, we did some research." After polling 1,500 soap fans about Bianca's love life, the network found that many viewers wanted Bianca to have a romance--with someone else.
Whoever stands (or even sits on a royal throne) in the upstage locus position may need to exert considerable power to maintain an authority position when the other character stands facing towards the frons surrounded by the audience.
and also taught our young and honest youths and directed them while they recited."(34) The cortile/loggia conformation was, in fact, to serve as the scenae frons of wooden theater arrangements until well into the sixteenth century.
If, in the context of book production, frons means the flat, round cross section located at either end of the rolled up book (TLL 6.1.1362, 84) and if cornu means an ornamental projection attached to the ends of the umbilicus and extending beyond the plane of the frons, then the transmitted text is a physical impossibility.(1) For it is the frontes that lie between the cornua and not the other way round.
The principal morphological features of Phytomyza orobanchia were as follows: (a) third segment of antennae rounded-rectangular, elongate, 1.5 times greater than width; (b) frons and parafacial setae raised in profile; (c) orbital setae of equal length; (d) body length 2.6 mm; (e) acrostichals setae in 2 rows; (f) mesonotum entirely gray; (g) female with a non-retractable ovipositor, visible as a conspicuous conical structure; (h) aedaegus of male genitalia (Fig.