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English definition of “occipital”

occipital

adjective uk   /ɒkˈsɪp.ɪ.təl/ us    /ɑkˈsɪp.ɪ.tl̩/ specialized
relating to the occipital area (= the lower back part of the head): A scan of the girl's brain showed seizure activity in the temporal, parietal, and occipital lobes of the brain. the occipital boneThe head
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