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frontal

1. of or relating to the forehead
2. of or relating to the anterior part of a body or organ
3. Meteorol of, relating to, or resulting from a front or its passage
4. a decorative hanging for the front of an altar

frontal

frontal
The textile or panels which form the decorative front of an altar.
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1); first antennal segment longer than maximal pronotal width; second antennal segment incrassate distally; head with moderately long frontal process (Fig.
The frontal process forms the lateral orbital wall and articulates with the frontal bone at the frontozygomatic suture.
Thick bone from the frontal process of maxilla and thin lacrimal bone was removed with Kerrison's punch forceps.
Distinguished among the genera of the Corixidea group by the frontal process in the male (Figs.
The superior wire was passed through the comminuted nasal bone fragments anterior and inferior to the medial canthus, and the inferior wire was passed through the frontal process of the maxillary bone.
8): Anterior ethmoid cells can pneumatize the frontal process of the maxilla adjacent to the anterior attachment of the middle turbinate to the ethmoid crest of the ascending process of the maxilla (the agger nasi).
i) Length of the malar: Distance from the junction between the lacrimal and malar bones to the tip of the frontal process of malar bones.
It crossed the dorsum and midline, involved the right nasal bone, and extended superiorly to the frontal process of the nasal bone.