postorbital

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post·or·bi·tal

(pōst-ōr'bi-tăl),
Posterior to the orbit.

postorbital

(pōst-ôr′bĭ-tl)
adj.
Situated behind the socket of the eye: a postorbital bone.

postorbital

(pōst-or′bĭ-tăl) [″ + orbita, track]
Behind the orbit of the eye.
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Postoculars: PS--scales bordering the orbit posteriorly; called postorbitals by Underwood (1959).
The jugals do not intersect the orbits as they are excluded by the postorbitals and maxillaries, which meet to form the posterior margins of the orbits.