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1.A combining form denoting relation to the occiput, or situation near the occiput; as, occipito-axial; occipito-mastoid.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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We perceive colour in the retina where different wavelengths of light are converted into electrical impulses, which pass to an area of the brain called the right occipito- parietal junction.