OTHER WORDS FROM oticpre·o·tic, adjective
Other definitions for otic (2 of 2)
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The exoccipital extends laterally, occupying the posterior face of the otic capsule.The Ancestry of Modern Amphibia: A Review of the Evidence|Theodore H. Eaton
Both epi-otic and pterotic are drawn out into rather prominent backwardly-projecting processes.
In front of the exoccipital is the large pro-otic pierced by two prominent foramina.
Between the pro-otic and opisthotic as seen in a longitudinal section of the skull is a large opening constricted in the middle.
Three bones, the epi-otic, opisthotic and pro-otic, together form the auditory or periotic capsule of each side.