parietal eminence


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Related to parietal eminence: parietal tuber, tuber parietale

pa·ri·e·tal tu·ber

[TA]
a prominent portion of the parietal bone, a little above the center of its external surface, usually corresponding to the point of maximum width of the head.
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parietal eminence

A marked convexity on the outer surface of the parietal bone.
See also: eminence
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