elevator muscle of upper eyelid n.
A muscle with origin from the sphenoid bone, with insertion into the eyelid, tarsal plate, and walls of the eye socket, with nerve supply from the oculomotor nerve, and whose action raises the upper eyelid.
noun 1. prerecorded background music played in elevators, stores, and other public places, meant to provide a bland, soothing atmosphere. noun phrase Bland, pretty music, of the sort played over speakers in elevators; ear candy, muzak (1970s+)
noun 1. a shoe with a thick insole designed to increase the wearer’s height.
- Elevator talk
noun polite and superficial chatting that occurs during a brief elevator ride; also, an instance of this or resembling this
[ih-lev-uh n] /ɪˈlɛv ən/ noun 1. a cardinal number, ten plus one. 2. a symbol for this number, as 11 or XI. 3. a set of this many persons or things, as a football team. adjective 4. amounting to eleven in number. /ɪˈlɛvən/ noun 1. the cardinal number that is the sum of ten and […]