frontal

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English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

frontal (not comparable)

  1. Of, relating to, directed toward, or situated at the front: a frontal attack.
  2. (anatomy) Of or relating to the forehead or frontal bone.
  3. (anatomy) Of or relating to the frontal plane.
  4. Of or relating to a weather front.

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Noun[edit]

frontal (plural frontals)

  1. A drapery covering the front of an altar.
  2. The façade of a building.
  3. (anatomy) The bone at the front of the skull, behind the forehead.
  4. Any of the scales of a reptile that lie in the general region of the forehead, more specifically between the eyes and to the anterior of this area.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin frontalis (frontal).

Adjective[edit]

frontal m, f (masculine and feminine plural frontals)

  1. frontal

Noun[edit]

frontal m (plural frontals)

  1. frontal bone

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French frontal.

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frontal

  1. frontal

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

front +‎ -al

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frontal m (feminine frontale, masculine plural frontaux, feminine plural frontales)

  1. frontal (relating to the forehead)

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

frontal m, f (plural frontais)

  1. frontal

Noun[edit]

frontal m (plural frontais)

  1. (anatomy) the frontal bone

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin frontalis (frontal).

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Adjective[edit]

frontal m, f (plural frontais; comparable)

  1. frontal

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Noun[edit]

frontal m (plural frontais)

  1. frontal bone

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

frontal m, f (plural frontales)

  1. frontal

Noun[edit]

frontal m (plural frontales)

  1. frontal bone
  2. frontalis, frontalis muscle

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