Origin of occipital
Examples from the Web for occipital
Injury to the retina or optic nerve, occurring early in life, results in an under-development of the cortex in the occipital lobe.Psychology|Robert S. Woodworth
The foramen magnum, occipital condyles, and exoccipitals show no unusual features.
A transverse line drawn from one auditory foramen to the other traverses, as usual, the forepart of the occipital foramen.On Some Fossil Remains of Man|Thomas H. Huxley
Cervical foramen: in coleopterous larvae - occipital foramen.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology|John. B. Smith
Occipital lobe helmet-shaped, with an apical tube on the apex and a caudal tube on the base.