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Related to supercilium: Supraloral, supercilia
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Noun1.Supercilium - the arch of hair above each eyesupercilium - the arch of hair above each eye  
hair - a covering for the body (or parts of it) consisting of a dense growth of threadlike structures (as on the human head); helps to prevent heat loss; "he combed his hair"; "each hair consists of layers of dead keratinized cells"
venae palpebrales - veins of the eyelids
face, human face - the front of the human head from the forehead to the chin and ear to ear; "he washed his face"; "I wish I had seen the look on his face when he got the news"
References in classic literature ?
Yes, I know very well that Monk calls you his friend, but he has too penetrating an eye not to have a memory, and too lofty a brow not to be very proud, you know grande supercilium.
Males predominantly gray with supercilium, chin, and throat white.
And I, for one, can't wait to see more of him and his super silly supercilium.
I've debated the finer points of supercilium coloration; I own more field guides than I can count; and even, on occasion, I've pondered the various shades of brown found in sparrows' greater primary coverts.