Definitions for fronsfrɒnz; ˈfrɒn tiz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fronsfrɒnz; ˈfrɒn tiz(n.)(pl.)fron•tes

  1. the upper front portion of the head, esp. of an insect.

    Category: Entomology, Anatomy

Origin of frons:

1855–60; < NL, L frōns forehead, front

Webster Dictionary

  1. Frons(noun)

    the forehead; the part of the cranium between the orbits and the vertex

Translations for frons

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

frown on/upon

to disapprove of (something)

My family frowns (up) on smoking and drinking.

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