preoccipital

adjective
pre·​oc·​cip·​i·​tal | \ -äk-ˈsip-ət-ᵊl How to pronounce preoccipital (audio) \

Medical Definition of preoccipital

: situated or occurring anterior to the occiput or an occipital part (as the occipital lobe of the brain) preoccipital lesions

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“Preoccipital.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/preoccipital. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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