facial canal n.
The bony passage in the temporal bone through which the facial nerve passes to the stylomastoid foramen.
- Facial eczema
noun 1. a disease of sheep and cattle, occurring in warm areas of North Island, New Zealand. It is caused by a fungus, Pithomyces chartarum, and causes impairment of liver function and reddening, itching, scab formation, and swelling of the skin, esp on the face
- Facial hemiplegia
facial hemiplegia n. Paralysis of one side of the face.
noun 1. Craniometry. the ratio of the breadth of a face to its height. noun 1. the ratio of the length of the face to the width of the face multiplied by 100: often used in comparative anthropology Compare cranial index
[fey-shuh-list] /ˈfeɪ ʃə lɪst/ noun 1. a person who has special training in administering facials and other skin treatments for the face.