preparietal

adjective pre·parietal \¦prē+\

Definition of preparietal

  1. 1 :  situated in front of parietal structures a preparietal scale in front of the parietal plate in snakes

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or constituting the anterior part of the parietal convolutions of the brain

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Origin and Etymology of preparietal

pre- + parietal


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