Definition of Parietal

Parietal a. means: Of or pertaining to a wall; hence, pertaining to buildings or the care of them.

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Parietal a. means: Of or pertaining to a wall; hence, pertaining to buildings or the care of them.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal (a.) means: Of or pertaining to a wall; hence, pertaining to buildings or the care of them.

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Parietal (a.): Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the parietal bones, which form the upper and middle part of the cranium, between the frontals and occipitals.

Parieto- (): A combining form used to indicate connection with, or relation to, the parietal bones or the parietal segment of the skull; as, the parieto-mastoid suture.

Parietal (n.): One of the parietal bones.

Fronto- (): A combining form signifying relating to the forehead or the frontal bone; as, fronto-parietal, relating to the frontal and the parietal bones; fronto-nasal, etc.

Parietary (a.): See Parietal, 2.

Parietal (a.): Of pertaining to the parietes.

Parietal (a.): Resident within the walls or buildings of a college.

Biparietal (a.): Of or pertaining to the diameter of the cranium, from one parietal fossa to the other.

Parietal (a.): Attached to the main wall of the ovary, and not to the axis; -- said of a placenta.

Obelion (n.): The region of the skull between the two parietal foramina where the closure of the sagittal suture usually begins.

Parietal (n.): One of the special scales, or plates, covering the back of the head in certain reptiles and fishes.

Epipteric (a.): Pertaining to a small Wormian bone sometimes present in the human skull between the parietal and the great wing of the sphenoid.

Somatopleure (n.): The outer, or parietal, one of the two lamellae into which the vertebrate blastoderm divides on either side of the notochord, and from which the walls of the body and the amnion are developed. See Splanchnopleure.

Fontanel (n.): One of the membranous intervals between the incompleted angles of the parietal and neighboring bones of a fetal or young skull; -- so called because it exhibits a rhythmical pulsation.

Somatic (a.): Of or pertaining to the wall of the body; somatopleuric; parietal; as, the somatic stalk of the yolk sac of an embryo.

Lambdoid (a.): Shaped like the Greek letter lambda (/); as, the lambdoid suture between the occipital and parietal bones of the skull.

Interparietal (a.): Between the parietal bones or cartilages; as, the interparietal suture.

Parietal (a.): Of or pertaining to a wall; hence, pertaining to buildings or the care of them.

Pteron (n.): The region of the skull, in the temporal fossa back of the orbit, where the great wing of the sphenoid, the temporal, the parietal, and the frontal hones approach each other.

Placentation (n.): The mode in which the placenta is arranged or composed; as, axile placentation; parietal placentation.

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Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: Of, pertaining to, or in the region of, the parietal bones, which form the upper and middle part of the cranium, between the frontals and occipitals.

Meaning of Parieto-

Parieto- means: A combining form used to indicate connection with, or relation to, the parietal bones or the parietal segment of the skull; as, the parieto-mastoid suture.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: One of the parietal bones.

Meaning of Fronto-

Fronto- means: A combining form signifying relating to the forehead or the frontal bone; as, fronto-parietal, relating to the frontal and the parietal bones; fronto-nasal, etc.

Meaning of Parietary

Parietary means: See Parietal, 2.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: Of pertaining to the parietes.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: Resident within the walls or buildings of a college.

Meaning of Biparietal

Biparietal means: Of or pertaining to the diameter of the cranium, from one parietal fossa to the other.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: Attached to the main wall of the ovary, and not to the axis; -- said of a placenta.

Meaning of Obelion

Obelion means: The region of the skull between the two parietal foramina where the closure of the sagittal suture usually begins.

Meaning of Parietal

Parietal means: One of the special scales, or plates, covering the back of the head in certain reptiles and fishes.

Meaning of Epipteric

Epipteric means: Pertaining to a small Wormian bone sometimes present in the human skull between the parietal and the great wing of the sphenoid.

Meaning of Somatopleure

Somatopleure means: The outer, or parietal, one of the two lamellae into which the vertebrate blastoderm divides on either side of the notochord, and from which the walls of the body and the amnion are developed. See Splanchnopleure.

Meaning of Fontanel

Fontanel means: One of the membranous intervals between the incompleted angles of the parietal and neighboring bones of a fetal or young skull; -- so called because it exhibits a rhythmical pulsation.

Meaning of Somatic

Somatic means: Of or pertaining to the wall of the body; somatopleuric; parietal; as, the somatic stalk of the yolk sac of an embryo.

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