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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The crescent-shaped area at the base of the human fingernail.

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  • Frontal fissure: Diptera; the impressed line extending from the frontal lunule to the border of the mouth.
  • Frontal suture: Diptera; separates the frontal lunule from that part of the head above it: in Coleopteran; = clypeal suture.
  • Frontal lunule: Diptera; an oval or crescentic space above the base of antennae in Cyclorrhapha, bounded by the frontal suture.
  • -- (Fig. 222.) Shell smooth, moderately inflated, thick, beaks prominent, lorsal margin depressed; anterior margin rounded, lunule anceolate. for more
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