paroccipital


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paroccipital

 [par″ok-sip´ĭ-t'l]
beside the occipital bone.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

par·oc·cip·i·tal

(par'ok-sip'i-tăl),
Near or beside the occipital bone or the occiput.
[para- + occipital]
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Selected cranial measurements for the female Hoplomys from Colon is compared with two female specimens (AMNH) from Vijagua, Matagalpa, Nicaragua: greatest length of skull, 60.1; 62.1, ____; zygomatic breadth, 27.0, 28.7, 28.4; postorbital breadth, 13.5, 14.0, 13.3; breadth across braincase, 22.3, 23.6, 22.3; greatest breadth of nasals, 5.8, 6.0, ____; length of upper molar row, 8.5, 9.0, 9.3; breadth across paroccipital processes, 21.4, 20.5, 20.9.