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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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The dowdily-dressed couple barely raised an eyebrow from passers-by as they ambled together through the snowy streets of New York - even after Gwyneth whipped off her woolly hat to lend to her chilly boyfriend.
WE raised an eyebrow, but no more, last week when it was announced that Charlotte Church had won the Rear of the Year competition.
wouldn't have raised an eyebrow if you had thrown faux ammo in the dish with your change.