Between this skeleton and the pituitary body the important portion of the brain formed by the occipital lobes takes its origin.
occipital margin: in Mallophaga, the posterior margin of the head.
When the eye is stimulated, the nerve current first reaches a small portion of the occipital lobe, called the visual sensory area.
Still, it has not yet developed what might be called frontal and occipital lobes.
In the third the occipital neuralgia was the only troublesome symptom.
In this instance an occipital lesion was associated with the parietal.
Supra-orbital ridges of the skull not prominent, the occipital region vertical; facial region sloping downward.
Facial and occipital plates also each with two pairs of large annular pores; lateral sides with smaller irregular polygonal pores.
The frontal and occipital lobes dwindle and the principal mass remaining is that in the basis of the skull between the ears.
occipital lobe very large, helmet-shaped, longer than the thorax and twice as long as the two subspherical frontal lobes.
occipital oc·cip·i·tal (ŏk-sĭp'ĭ-tl)
Of or relating to the occipital bone. n.
The occipital bone.