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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
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frontal

frontal
The textile or panels which form the decorative front of an altar.
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Modeling the connectivity of Juan Fernandez rock lobster (Jasus frontalis), subpopulations through a biophysical model.
En Mexico una de las especies de descortezador de mayor importancia es Dendroctonus frontalis (Zimmerman 1868) por ocasionar perdida de masa forestal.
El presente estudio se planteo como objetivo, registrar el efecto de la temperatura sobre la abundancia de Dendroctonus frontalis Zimmerman, 1868 y Dendroctonus mexicanus Hopkins, 1909 a lo largo de un gradiente altitudinal dentro de la Sierra Gorda queretana, determinando el cambio en la abundancia de las dos especies de Dendroctonus, en relacion al aumento de la temperatura estimada para el ano 2030 a lo largo del gradiente altitudinal.
The ramus parietalis-ramus frontalis division of the superficial temporal artery was defined, a 2 cm skin incision was performed and advanced until the temporal fascia dissecting the subcutaneous tissues.
Lee makes the following observation on surgical intervention: in congenital ptosis, the levator muscle is infiltrated with fat and fibrosis and is basically non-functional, so the eyelid is most commonly suspended from the adjacent frontalis muscle using a sling.
Once metastasis extends deeply into sinus or into surrounding frontalis muscle or out of the skin, prognosis was poor.
Through the Frontalis Facial Composite System, the technology offers an alternative to the old system of relying on sketch artists to come up with images of crime suspects' faces.
Frontalis suspension also known as brow suspension is a commonly performed surgical procedure for correction of severe ptosis with poor levator function.
His facial expression appeared flat, and there was an obvious bilateral paralysis of the frontalis muscle (temporalis branch of CN VII).
There are also group IB enzymes which are mainly found in mammalian pancreas that have been reported in some snake venoms, such as Oxyuranus scutellatus [12], Pseudonaja textilis [13], and Micrurus frontalis frontalis [14].
Redescription and life story of Contortylenchus brevicomi a parasite of the southern pine beetle Dendroctonus frontalis. Journal of Nematology.
frontalis PMA02 was obtained from the culture collection of the Department of Agricultural Science, Korea National Open University and cultivated in a modified Lowe's medium containing a mixture of 2% glucose, cellobiose, and starch (2:1:1) as carbohydrate sources (Kwon et al., 2009).