parieto-occipital sulcus

[ pə-rī′ĭ-tō-ŏk-sĭpĭ-tl ]

n.

A deep fissure on the medial surface of the cerebral cortex, marking the border between the parietal lobe and the cuneus of the occipital lobe.parieto-occipital fissure

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