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interparietal

 [in″ter-pah-ri´ĕ-tal]
2. between the parietal bones.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·ter·pa·ri·e·tal

(in'tĕr-pă-rī'ĕ-tăl),
Between the walls of a part, or between the parietal bones.
[inter- + L. paries, wall]
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These skulls were examined for the presence of the interparietal bone and the incidence of the same was recorded.
Interparietal hernia mimicking malignant small bowel obstruction.
Los individuos del norte chileno tienen craneos menos voluminosos y mas chicos, ademas presentan la sutura maxilo-palatina mas triangular y un casi nulo desarrollo de la cresta interparietal y que en la region posterior describe una angosta y tenue area sagital "liriforme".
Lateral view (Figure 2a): (1) supra occipital basis; (2) skull anterior extremity, leveled to the first incisor alveolus; (3) post extremity of the occipital condyle; (4) dorsal external auditory meatus; (5) third molar post extremity; (6) alveolar limit between first and second molar; (7) alveolar limit between third pre-molar and first molar; (8) alveolar limit between first and second pre-molar; (9) canine alveolus anterior extremity; (10) ocular orbit; (11) nasal fossa dorsal extremity; (12) rostrum/skull congruent point; (13) skull anterior lateral extremity; (14) intersection between interparietal and supraoccipital bone.
The interparietal is much larger than either the frontal or interoccipital, and is about the size of the fifth mid-dorsal scale.