paroccipital

Paroccipital

Par`oc*cip"i*tal\, a. [Pref. para- + occipital.] (Anat.) Situated near or beside the occipital condyle or the occipital bone; paramastoid; -- applied especially to a process of the skull in some animals.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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