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occipital

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occipital

adjective oc·cip·i·tal \äk-ˈsi-pə-təl\

Definition of OCCIPITAL

:  of, relating to, or located within or near the occiput or the occipital bone
occipital noun
oc·cip·i·tal·ly adverb

First Known Use of OCCIPITAL

1541

Other Anatomy Terms

bilateral symmetry, carotid, cartilage, dorsal, entrails, prehensile, renal, solar plexus, supine, thoracic, ventral

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