basioccipitalmedical dictionary

<anatomy> 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.

The basioccipital bone.

Origin: Basi- + occipital.

(01 Mar 1998)

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