Parieto-occipital sulcus



parieto-occipital sulcus pa·ri·e·to-oc·cip·i·tal sulcus (pə-rī’ĭ-tō-ŏk-sĭp’ĭ-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. Also called parieto-occipital fissure.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Pari-mutuel

    [par-i-myoo-choo-uh l] /ˌpær ɪˈmyu tʃu əl/ noun 1. a form of betting and of handling the betting on horse races at racetracks, in which those holding winning tickets divide the total amount bet in proportion to their wagers, less a percentage for the management, taxes, etc. 2. Also called parimutuel machine. an electronic machine that […]

  • Paring

    [pair-ing] /ˈpɛər ɪŋ/ noun 1. the act of a person or thing that . 2. a piece or part off: apple parings. [pair] /pɛər/ verb (used with object), pared, paring. 1. to cut off the outer coating, layer, or part of. 2. to remove (an outer coating, layer, or part) by cutting (often followed by […]



  • Paring-gouge

    noun 1. a woodworker’s gouge having the bezel on the concave face.

  • Paring-knife

    noun 1. a short-bladed kitchen knife for paring fruits and vegetables.



Disclaimer: Parieto-occipital sulcus definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.