centriciput

[ sĕn-trĭsə-pŭt′, -pət ]

n.

The central portion of the upper surface of the skull, between the occiput and the sinciput.

Nearby words

  1. centri-,
  2. centri-acinar emphysema,
  3. centric,
  4. centric fusion,
  5. centric occlusion,
  6. centricity,
  7. centrifugal,
  8. centrifugal box,
  9. centrifugal brake,
  10. centrifugal casting


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