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the articulation of the parietal portion with the squamous portion of the temporal bone.
Synonym(s): sutura squamoparietalis (2)
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squa·mo·pa·ri·e·tal su·ture(skwā'mō-păr-ī'ĕ-tăl sū'chŭr)
The articulation of the parietal with the squamous portion of the temporal bone.
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A suture between the parietal bone and squamous portions of the temporal bone.
See also: suture
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