petroccipital

[pĕt′rŏk-sĭpĭ-tl]

adj.

Of or relating to the petrous portion of the temporal bone and to the occipital bone of the skull.

Nearby words

  1. petrinism,
  2. petro,
  3. petro-,
  4. petrobrusian,
  5. petrobutanol,
  6. petrochemical,
  7. petrochemistry,
  8. petrodollar,
  9. petrodollars,
  10. petrog.


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