occipital point
(Order Diplostraca):
One dorsal posterior region of head, protuberance in front of occipital notch [Stachowitsch, 1992].

Crustacea glossary. . 2011.

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  • Occipital point — Occipital Oc*cip i*tal, a. [Cf. F. occipital.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the occiput, or back part of the head, or to the occipital bone. [1913 Webster] {Occipital bone} (Anat.), the bone which forms the posterior segment of the skull and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • occipital point — the posterior point on the occipital bone …   Medical dictionary

  • occipital point — noun : the point on the occiput farthest removed from the glabella …   Useful english dictionary

  • maximum occipital point — the point in the occipital bone that is farthest from the glabella …   Medical dictionary

  • occipital — occipital, ale, aux [ ɔksipital, o ] adj. • av. 1478; lat. médiév. occipitalis ♦ Anat. Qui appartient à l occiput. Os occipital, et n. m. l occipital : os qui forme la partie inférieure et postérieure du crâne. Trou occipital : large ouverture de …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Occipital — Oc*cip i*tal, a. [Cf. F. occipital.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the occiput, or back part of the head, or to the occipital bone. [1913 Webster] {Occipital bone} (Anat.), the bone which forms the posterior segment of the skull and surrounds the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Occipital bone — Occipital Oc*cip i*tal, a. [Cf. F. occipital.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the occiput, or back part of the head, or to the occipital bone. [1913 Webster] {Occipital bone} (Anat.), the bone which forms the posterior segment of the skull and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • occipital notch — Angulated indentation at rear of cephalon [McLaughlin, 1980]. Angulated indentation at rear of head in some conchostracans [Moore and McCormick, 1969]. (Order Diplostraca): Notch like depression in dorsal posterior region of head. May be preceded …   Crustacea glossary

  • Occipital triangle — Occipital triangle …   Wikipedia

  • Occipital neuritis — Occipital neuritis, also called posttraumatic neck syndrome, is a pain in the back of the neck area.[1] Contents 1 Description 2 Symptoms 3 Types 4 …   Wikipedia

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