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1. the transverse bony ridge over each eye
2. the arch of hair that covers this ridge


A curved molding over the top of a window or door, often referred to as a hood.

eyebrow, eyebrow dormer

A low dormer that has no sides, the roofing courses being caried over the domer in a continuos wavy line.
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Peter of Colfax, cut to ribbons yet fighting like the maniac he had become, was as good as dead, for the mark of the Outlaw of Torn was upon his brow.
I was so troubled in my mind, that I wouldn't have knowed more, no, not for the sum as I expect to earn from you by the sweat of my brow, twice told
So I made up my mind to get my trouble off my mind, and to earn by the sweat of my brow what was held out to me.
Villefort fell back on his chair, passed his hand over his brow, moist with perspiration, and, for the third time, read the letter.
When the eyes of the Prince Prospero fell upon this spectral image (which, with a slow and solemn movement, as if more fully to sustain its role, stalked to and fro among the waltzers) he was seen to be convulsed, in the first moment with a strong shudder either of terror or distaste; but, in the next, his brow reddened with rage.
Its pendulum swung to and fro with a dull, heavy, monotonous clang; and when the minute-hand made the circuit of the face, and the hour was to be stricken, there came from the brazen lungs of the clock a sound which was clear and loud and deep and exceedingly musical, but of so peculiar a note and emphasis that, at each lapse of an hour, the musicians of the orchestra were constrained to pause, momentarily, in their performance, to harken to the sound; and thus the waltzers perforce ceased their evolutions; and there was a brief disconcert of the whole gay company; and, while the chimes of the clock yet rang, it was observed that the giddiest grew pale, and the more aged and sedate passed their hands over their brows as if in confused revery or meditation.
The brow scissor shapes brows evenly and precisely, in a professional manner.
LOOK OF THE DRAW THIS era took skinny brows to a whole new level, with striking actresses like Marlene Dietrich, left, and Greta Garbo reportedly shaving theirs off and drawing them in above the natural brow-bone every day.
Brow items under the L'Oreal umbrella soared 67%, while its NYX division, through sales increases and new distribution, posted 111% inclines.
The brow trend in beauty care shows no sign of slowing down in 2018 as consumers favor a bolder, Instagram-worthy brow.
Sherrille Riley, Markle's personal brow stylist, said that the former actress typically gets the "Audrey Brow" treatment, which is inspired by Audrey Hepburn.
Tribune News Network Doha W DOHA Hotel & Residences, the first luxury lifestyle hotel in Qatar, is bringing celebrity brow expert Suman Jalaf back to its trademark Bliss Spa on popular demand.