Basioccipital
Basioccipital Ba`si*oc*cip"i*tal, a. [Basi- + occipital.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the bone in the base of the cranium, frequently forming a part of the occipital in the adult, but usually distinct in the young. -- n. The basioccipital bone. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • basioccipital — Relativo o perteneciente al proceso basilar del hueso occipital. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • basioccipital — Relating to the basilar process of the occipital bone. * * * ba·si·oc·cip·i·tal .bā sē äk sip ət əl adj relating to or being a bone in the base of the cranium immediately in front of the foramen magnum that is represented in humans by the basilar …   Medical dictionary

  • basioccipital — I. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at basi + adjective Etymology: basi + occipital : relating to or being a bone in the base of the cranium immediately in front of the foramen magnum, represented in man by the basilar process of the occipital II. noun ( s) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • basioccipital — adjective Of or pertaining to the base of the occiput (back of the skull) or to the base of the occipital bone …   Wiktionary

  • basioccipital — ba·si·occipital …   English syllables

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