Definition of suborbitary in English:

suborbitary

adjective

Anatomy Zoology
rare
  • Located under the orbit; infraorbital, suborbital; specifically designating the infraorbital nerve, a continuation of the maxillary nerve which runs in the floor of the orbit; of or relating to this nerve.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From sub- + orbitary, after French sous-orbitaire or its etymon post-classical Latin suborbitarius.

Pronunciation

suborbitary

/sʌbˈɔːbɪt(ə)ri/