preorbital


Related to preorbital: Periorbital cellulitis, periorbital edema

pre·or·bit·al

 (prē-ôr′bĭ-tl)
adj.
Occurring before the orbit, as of an artificial satellite, has been established.
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My guess is that it allows them additional antler coverage and helps them deposit more preorbital and saliva-borne scent over a greater area.
Cephalic neuromasts: supraorbital 16-19, parietal 3-4, anterior rostral 1, posterior rostral 1, infraorbital 18-22, preorbital 1-2, otic 1-6, postotic 2-3, supratemporal 1, median opercular 1, ventral opercular 2, preopercular 18-23, mandibular 10-14, lateral mandibular 3-5.
At necropsy, a 2 x 2 x 3-cm firm, tan, friable, space-occupying mass surrounded by a thick exudate was present in the left preorbital diverticulum of the infraorbital sinus.
A transverse pit-line joins the supraorbital sensory lines and the ossification centres of partly fused preorbital plates.
Code Blue's Rack Rub-Licking Branch Gel is a forehead gland and preorbital scent for stimulating rub activity that is effective all season long.
Nightmare is a scrape scent including preorbital glade secretions that spark curiosity year round.
During the surveys, the carapace length (CL) of each lobster was measured to the nearest 1 mm from midpoint between the preorbital spines down the mid-dorsal line to the posterior edge of its carapace.
Hicola antelope (known as the 'four-eye antelope' as its preorbital glands look like a second set of eyes);
Cephalic neuromasts: supraorbital 3 + 3, parietal 1, anterior rostral 1, posterior rostral 1, infraorbital 1 + 1 + 11-15 + 1, preorbital 2-3, otic 1, post-otic 2, supratemporal 1, median opercular 1, ventral opercular 2, preopercular 2 + 4, mandibular 4 + 1, lateral mandibular 2-3.
0) times in cephalic length; preorbital distance shorter than eye diameter and contained 3.