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(epicanthic fold) n. ( pl.epicanthi) a vertical fold of skin from the upper eyelid that covers the inner corner of the eye. Epicanthi are normal in many Asian peoples and occur abnormally in certain congenital conditions, e.g. Down’s syndrome. —epicanthal, epicanthicadj.

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