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English definition of “frontal”


adjective [before noun]     /ˈfrʌn.təl/ US  /-t̬əl/ formal or specialized
relating to the front of something: the frontal lobes / regions of the brain → See also full-frontalGeneral location and orientation specialized medical relating to the forehead (= the flat part of the face , above the eyes and below the hair ) frontal assault/attack very strong criticism of someone or something: a frontal attack on the politician Disapproving and criticizingDamaging reputation
(Definition of frontal adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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