Occiput

The occiput is the anatomical term for the posterior (back) portion of the head or skull. In insects, the occiput is the posterior part of the head capsule. The word occipital pertains to the occiput. ==Clinical significance== Trauma to the occiput can cause a basilar skull fracture. Prominent occiput is a feature of Trisomy 18 (Edward`s Syndrome....
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Occiput

• (n.) The back, or posterior, part of the head or skull; the region of the occipital bone. • (n.) A plate which forms the back part of the head of insects.
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occiput

(ok´sĭ-pәt) the posterior part of the head.
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occiput

noun back part of the head or skull
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Occiput

Oc'ci·put noun ; plural Latin Occipita , English Occiputs . [ Latin , from ob (see Ob- ) + caput head. See Chief .] 1. (Anat.) The back, or posterior, part of the head or skull; the region of the occipital bone. 2. (Zoolog...
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Occiput

Dorsal, posterior point of the skull.
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Occiput

Dorsal, posterior point of the skull.
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Occiput

highest point at the back of the skull, above where the neck joins the head; in many breeds it forms a crest and is quite prominent.
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Occiput

Hindmost region of the top of the head, just in front of the neck membrane
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occiput

Latin ob = prominent (cf. obvious), and caput = head; hence, the prominent convexity of the back of the head; adjective - occipital.
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Occiput

Occiput: The back of the head. A direct borrowing of the Latin word for the part of the head opposite the front.
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Occiput

rear of the crown, hindhead.
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Occiput

Rear portion of crown; hindhead.
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occiput

That part of the head behind the vertex
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Occiput

The back of skull.
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Occiput

The back of the head
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occiput

The back part of the head.
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Occiput

The hindmost edge of the top of the head, where the head joins the nape.
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occiput

the top portion of the head capsule.
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Occiput

top point or peak of skull
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occiput

Type: Term Pronunciation: ok′si-put, ok-sip′i-tis Definitions: 1. The back of the head.
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occiput

[n] - back part of the head or skull
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