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rictus

ric·tus

rictus

 
pronunciation:
rIk ts
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: rictus, rictuses
definition 1: a gape or continuous gaping, as of a bird or other animal.
definition 2: a fixed gape.
the skeleton's rictus
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derivation: rictal (adj.)