Definition of preorbital in English:


Syllabification: pre·or·bit·al
Pronunciation: /prēˈôrbətl


chiefly Zoology
  • Situated in front of the orbit or eye socket.
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    • Pits in front of the orbits, called preorbital vacuities, are often present.

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