squamous part of occipital bone

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squa·mous part of oc·cip·i·tal bone

[TA]
the tabular or squamous portion of occipital bone.

squa·mous part of oc·cip·i·tal bone

(skwāmŭs pahrt ok-sipi-tăl bōn) [TA]
Tabular or squamous portion of occipital bone.
Synonym(s): frontal squama.
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The squamous part (Squama occipitalis) was quadrilateral in blackbuck as reported in camel (Singh) and in horse (Getty) whereas in goat it was pentagonal in shape (Singh & Patel, 1984).