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occipital

 [ok-sip´ĭ-tal]
pertaining to the occiput; see occipital bone and occipital lobe.
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oc·cip·i·tal

(ok-sip'i-tăl),
Relating to the occiput; referring to the occipital bone or to the back of the head.
Synonym(s): occipitalis
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occipital

(ŏk-sĭp′ĭ-tl)
adj.
Of or relating to the occiput or to the occipital bone.
n.
The occipital bone.

oc·cip′i·tal·ly adv.
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occipital

adjective Referring to the occipital region and structures related thereto or contained therein.
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occipital

adjective Referring to the occipital region and structures related thereto or contained therein
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

oc·cip·i·tal

(ok-sip'i-tăl)
Relating to the occiput; referring to the occipital bone or to the back of the head.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

oc·cip·i·tal

(ok-sip'i-tăl)
Relating to occiput; referring to occipital bone or back of the head.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The depth of extension is variable, with most lesions located occipitally, close to the union.
The tabular bone of Nyctiphruretus is small and situated occipitally (Figs 2B, 3A), whereas all procolophonoids lack the tabular bone.
In Procolophon, and many other procolophonids, this emargination is only visible occipitally because of the posterolateral expansion of the quadratojugal but in owenettids and Nyctiphruretus it is laterally exposed.