preinterparietal bone

pre·in·ter·pa·ri·e·tal bone

a large sutural bone occasionally found detached from the anterior portion of the interparietale bone.
Synonym(s): Goethe bone
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[4] Whereas others like Brash [15], Breathnach [16], Pal et al [5] and Gopinathan [3] state that interparietal bone develops from two ossification center with possibility of a third pair near the upper angle of bone forming the preinterparietal bone. This may be because these observations do not mention the presence of medial pair nuclei of lateral plate.