brow

brow

/ˈbɹaʊ/
noun
the part in someone's face that is below the hair and above the eyes

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cheek

cheek

/ˈtʃik/
noun
either part of the face below the eye

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chin

chin

/ˈtʃɪn/
noun
the front part of the face below the mouth and above the neck

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cornea

cornea

/ˈkɔɹniə/
noun
(anatomy) the transparent layer that covers the outside of the eyeball

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dimple

dimple

/ˈdɪmpəɫ/
noun
a small hollow place in the flesh, especially one that forms in the cheeks when one smiles

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ear

ear

/ˈiɹ/, /ˈɪɹ/
noun
the organ of hearing; each of the two organs on either side of the head used for hearing

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earlobe

earlobe

/ˈɪɹloʊb/
noun
the soft fleshy part of the external ear

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eye

eye

/ˈaɪ/
noun
each of the two organs on the face that we see with; the organ of sight

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eyeball

eyeball

/ˈaɪˌbɔɫ/
noun
the whole structure of the eye

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eyebrow

eyebrow

/ˈaɪˌbɹaʊ/
noun
the strip or arch of hair above the eye

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eyelash

eyelash

/ˈaɪˌɫæʃ/
noun
any of the short hairs that grow along the edges of the eyelids

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eyelid

eyelid

/ˈaɪˌɫɪd/
noun
either of the upper or lower folds of skin that cover the eye when closed

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forehead

forehead

/ˈfɔɹhɛd/
noun
the part of the face above the eyebrows and below the hair

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Grecian nose

Grecian nose

/ɡɹˈɛʃiən nˈoʊz/
noun
a straight nose that continues the line of the brow without any curve

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iris

iris

/ˈaɪɹəs/, /ˈaɪɹɪs/
noun
(anatomy) the round colored portion of the eye around the pupil and behind the cornea

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lantern jaw

lantern jaw

/lˈæntɚn dʒˈɔː/
noun
a long thin jaw with a large chin

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lens

lens

/ˈɫɛnz/
noun
(anatomy) the clear elastic part of the eye that concentrates light in order for things to be seen clearly

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lip

lip

/ˈɫɪp/
noun
each of the two soft parts surrounding the mouth where the skin is redder or darker

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nose

nose

/ˈnoʊz/
noun
the middle part of the face above the mouth used for breathing and smelling

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nostril

nostril

/ˈnɑstɹɪɫ/
noun
either of the two external openings of the nose that one breathes through

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pupil

pupil

/ˈpjupəɫ/
noun
(anatomy) the small round black area in the center of the eye, through which light enters

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retina

retina

/ˈɹɛtənə/
noun
(anatomy) the sensory membrane at the back of the eye that transmits light signals to the brain through optic nerves

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Roman nose

Roman nose

/ɹˈoʊmən nˈoʊz/
noun
a large nose with a bridge that curves outward

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septum

septum

/sˈɛptəm/
noun
(anatomy) a separating membrane between two cavities, such as that between the nostrils or heart chambers

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tear duct

tear duct

/tˈɪɹ dˈʌkt/
noun
any of the several small canals through which tears pass from the tear gland to the eye or from the eye to the nose

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temple

temple

/ˈtɛmpəɫ/
noun
one of the two flat areas between the eyes and the ears

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