Adjective "occipital" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/ɒkˈsɪpɪt(ə)l/

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The occipital lymph nodes are located at the base of the skull.'
  2. 'One foramen transmits a vein to the superior sagittal sinus and a small branch of the occipital artery to the dura mater.'

Definitions

1. of, relating to, or situated near the occiput or the occipital bone. noun

2. any of several parts of the occiput, especially the occipital bone.

More examples(as adjective)

"foramens can be occipital."

"cortexs can be occipital."

"bones can be occipital."

"protuberances can be occipital."

"pains can be occipital."

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