supraorbital ridge

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Synonyms for supraorbital ridge

a ridge on the frontal bone above the eye socket

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Many skull features, including prominent brow ridges, link H.
Winston Churchill and Steve Jobs had similar sloping foreheads, brow ridges, etc.
Competition may explain why males have more robust skulls and brow ridges than women.
Neanderthals were heavily built and muscular, with projecting faces, large teeth, low foreheads, heavy brow ridges, and chinless jaws.
Although her skull had the prominent brow ridges, low forehead, and protruding lower face that would have made her unusual-looking to modern eyes, the structure and size of the rest of her body was very similar to ours.