- Craniometry, Cephalometry. the lowermost point on the lower margin of the left orbit, located instrumentally on the skull or by palpation on the head.
Origin of orbitale
1915–20; < New Latin, Medieval Latin orbitāle, neuter of orbitālis orbital
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- The lowermost point in the lower margin of the bony orbit that may be felt under the skin.
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