Sentence Examples


  • The occipital condyle (fig.
  • I) is a single knob, being formed almost wholly by the basi-occipital, while the lateral occipitals (often perversely called exoccipitals) take but little share in it.
  • Part of the membranous roof between the supra-occipital and parietal bones frequently remains unossified and presents in the macerated skull a pair of fontanelles.
  • The proOtic encloses between it and the lateral occipital the fenestra ovalis, into which fits the columella of the ear.
  • The opisthotic lies between the epiotic and the lateral occipital with which it ultimately fuses; in some birds, e.g.

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