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frontalis in Medicine

frontalis fron·ta·lis (frŭn-tā'lĭs)

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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  • Sitta frontalis corallipes (Sharpe): Velvet-fronted Nuthatch.

    Birds from North Borneo

    Max C. Thompson
  • The common nuthatch of the Nilgiris is the velvet-fronted blue nuthatch (Sitta frontalis).

  • For instance Plotheia frontalis, a Noctuid which often abounds in Ceylon, shows an equally bewildering wealth of forms.

    Problems of Genetics William Bateson
  • Dorsal surface sooty black as in stelleri, but with blue on forehead nearly as extended as in frontalis.

  • Some months previously to his coming under observation he developed a convulsive tic limited to the frontalis.

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