noun, plural can·thi [kan-thahy]. /ˈkæn θaɪ/. Anatomy.
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OTHER WORDS FROM canthuscanthal, adjective
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And there Canthus was killed while he was trying to drive off sheep, by a stone which a herdsman threw.
When the Canthus passes right through the eye and divides it into two.An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4)|William Kirby
The speculum is opened to its full width without undue strain on the canthus and is kept in position by tightening the screw.
In recently metamorphosed young the snout is more rounded than in adults; the canthus and loreal concavity are not evident.Neotropical Hylid Frogs, Genus Smilisca|William E. Duellman
An incision is made outwards and slightly upwards from the canthus.