frontlet definition

  • noun:
    • An ornament or musical organization worn on the forehead as a phylactery.
    • The forehead of an animal.
    • The forehead of a bird when of a different sort of color or surface of plumage.
    • An ornamental edge for a frontal.
    • The forehead.
    • The forehead of an animal, specifically of a deer or stag (like the antlers).
    • An ornament worn on the forehead.
    • A bandage or medical preparation worn around the head.
    • A frontal or brow band; a fillet or band used regarding forehead.
    • A frown (likened to a frontlet).
    • The margin regarding the head, behind the bill of wild birds, often bearing rigid bristles.
    • One thing used regarding forehead; especially, on the list of Hebrews, a phylactery bound upon the forehead.
    • A band when it comes to forehead; especially, one forming the main head-dress used into the fifteenth century and soon after.
    • Figuratively, the appearance or appearance of forehead.
    • The forehead or front side.
    • exclusively, in ornithology, the frons or forehead of a bird at all marked because of the color or surface for the plumage: since, the glittering metallic frontlet of a humming-bird. See frontal, n., 7.
    • skin which takes care of the forehead of a mammal, specially of a ruminant.
    • an adornment used on the forehead

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