Parieto-
Parieto- Pa*ri"e*to- (Anat.) A combining form used to indicate connection with, or relation to, the parietal bones or the parietal segment of the skull; as, the parieto-mastoid suture. [1913 Webster]

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  • parieto- — A wall (of the body, e.g., the abdominal wall); a parietal bone. [L. paries, wall] * * * [L. paries, gen. parietis wall] a combining form denoting a relation to the parietal bone, the parietal lobe, or a wall of a cavity or organ …   Medical dictionary

  • parieto- — ► prefijo Componente de palabra procedente del lat. paries, etis, que significa pared: ■ parietofrontal. * * * ► Prefijo procedente de parietal …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • parieto- — combining form Etymology: parietal : parietal and parietofrontal …   Useful english dictionary

  • parieto-occipital sulcus — n a fissure near the posterior end of each cerebral hemisphere separating the parietal and occipital lobes called also parieto occipital fissure * * * sulcus parietooccipitalis [TA] a sulcus in the medial surface of each cerebral hemisphere,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Parieto-occipital sulcus — Brain: Parieto occipital sulcus Fig. 726: Lateral surface of left cerebral hemisphere, viewed from the side …   Wikipedia

  • parieto-occipital fissure — noun a sulcus near the posterior end of each hemisphere that separates the parietal lobes and the occipital lobes in both hemispheres • Syn: ↑parieto occipital sulcus • Hypernyms: ↑sulcus * * * pə|rīəd.ˌō+ noun or parieto occipital sulcus …   Useful english dictionary

  • parieto-occipital sulcus — noun a sulcus near the posterior end of each hemisphere that separates the parietal lobes and the occipital lobes in both hemispheres • Syn: ↑parieto occipital fissure • Hypernyms: ↑sulcus * * * noun see parieto occipital fissure …   Useful english dictionary

  • parieto-basilar muscles — (CNIDARIA: Anthozoa) Muscles on the column of Actinaria that run obliquely from the outer ends of the mesenteries near the base on to the central parts of the pedal disk; functioning to aid in fastening the animal to the substratum …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • parieto-occipital — pa·ri·e·to oc·cip·i·tal äk sip ət əl adj of, relating to, or situated between the parietal and occipital bones or lobes …   Medical dictionary

  • parieto-occipital fissure — sulcus parietooccipitalis …   Medical dictionary

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