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orbitale

[ awr-bi-tey-lee ]
/ ˌɔr bɪˈteɪ li /
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noun

Craniometry, Cephalometry. the lowermost point on the lower margin of the left orbit, located instrumentally on the skull or by palpation on the head.

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Origin of orbitale

1915–20; <New Latin, Medieval Latin orbitāle, neuter of orbitālisorbital
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Medical definitions for orbitale

orbitale
[ ôr′bĭ-tālē ]

n.

The lowermost point in the lower margin of the bony orbit that may be felt under the skin.
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