adjective Anatomy, Zoology.
Words nearby postorbital
Examples from the Web for postorbital
The postorbital processes of the frontals are totally wanting—there are not even the traces to be seen in Anomalurus.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia|Frank Evers Beddard
The bodies are moderately elongate, not eel-shaped, and the palato-quadrate articulates with the postorbital part of the skull.A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2)|David Starr Jordan
Belodon has preorbital vacuities and postorbital vacuities, but the orbit of the eye is never large, as in Pterodactyles.Dragons of the Air|H. G. Seeley
A process from the jugal meets the postorbital process of the frontal completing the postorbital bar.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds
The supratemporal is thus wedge-shaped and located between the parietal and the postorbital.A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas|Theodore H. Eaton