suboccipital

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

Medical Definition of suboccipital

1 : situated or performed below the occipital bone
2 : situated or performed below the occipital lobe of the brain

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“Suboccipital.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/suboccipital. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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