noun. either of the corners of the eye where the upper and lower eyelids meet.
- nasal canthus
- canthus (Latin)
- κανθος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Example sentences of the word canthus
1. Noun, singular or mass
This is a thin film that normally hides in the medial canthus, or upper edge of the lower eyelid, when it isn’t being used.