prosoposchisis

[prŏs′ə-pŏskĭ-sĭs]

n.

A congenital facial cleft extending from the mouth to the orbit of the eye.

Nearby words

  1. prosopography,
  2. prosoponeuralgia,
  3. prosopopeia,
  4. prosopoplegia,
  5. prosopopoeia,
  6. prosopospasm,
  7. prosopyle,
  8. prospect,
  9. prospect heights,
  10. prospecting


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