parieto–occipital fissure

noun pa·ri·e·to–occipital fissure \pə¦rīətˌō+-\
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parieto–occipital sulcus

Definition of parieto–occipital fissure

  1. :  a fissure near the posterior end of each cerebral hemisphere separating the parietal and occipital lobes

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