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eyebrow subst. die Augenbraue f
  die Braue f
eyebrow subst. das Supercilium n
eyebrow pencil subst.   der Augenbrauenstift m
eyebrows subst. pl die Augenbrauen f
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Eyebrow - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia a.new,#quickbar a.new{color:#ba0000} /* cache key: enwiki:resourceloader:filter:minify-css:3:f2a9127573a22335c2a9102b208c73e7 */ Eyebrow From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: , This article is about the anatomical feature. For other uses, see Eyebrow (disambiguation). This article only describes one highly specialized aspect of its associated subject. Please help improve this article by adding more general information. The talk page may contain suggestions. (April 2010) Eyebrow A man's unmodified eyebrow and eye Latin supercilium MeSH Eyebrows The eyebrow is an area of thick, delicate hairs above the It is not uncommon for people ? women in particular ? to modify their eyebrows by means of hair addition, removal, make up, or piercings.

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Physical

The main function of the eyebrow is to prevent moisture, mostly salty sweat and rain, from flowing into the eye. The typical curved shape of the eyebrow (with a slant on the side) and the direction in which eyebrow hairs are pointed, make sure that moisture has a tendency to flow sideways around the eyes, along the side of the head and along the nose. The slightly protruding brow ridges of modern humans could also still play a supporting role in this process in this way it helps them make expressions. Together with the brow ridges, the eyebrows also shade the eyes from sunlight. Eyebrows also prevent debris such as dandruff and other small objects from falling into the eyes, as well as providing a more sensitive sense for detecting objects being near the eye, like small insects.The name for one hair of the eyebrow is the browy.

Psychological

Eyebrows also have an important facilitative function in communication, strengthening expressions, such as surprise or anger. Many makeup artists view eyebrows as a major feature in defining the face. The eyebrows shape the human face and give definition to one'... mehr

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