Definition, synonyms and picture of hueso occipital

hueso occipital

noun hueso occipital

Translation: occipital bone

Definition of hueso occipital in Spanish

Hueso impar y plano con forma convexa, articulado con la primera vértebra cervical, localizado en la región central, posterior e inferior del cráneo.

Synonyms of hueso occipital in Spanish

occipital

Definition of hueso occipital in English

Unpaired flat bone with a convex shape that is located in the medial, posterior, and inferior region of the cranium, articulated with the first cervical vertebra.

Synonyms of hueso occipital in English

occipital bone

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(N) Cranial Bones

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