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epicanthus

ep·i·can·thus

epicanthus

pronunciation:
e p kaen ths
features:
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part of speech: noun
inflections: epicanthi
definition: a fold of skin covering the inner corner of the eye, common in many Asiatic peoples, and also occurring in some abnormal conditions such as Down's syndrome.
derivation: epicanthic (adj.)
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