occipitomastoid suture

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Related to Occipito-mastoid suture: parietomastoid suture, occipital suture
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Noun1.occipitomastoid suture - the suture between the occipital and the temporal bones; a continuation of the lamboid suture
braincase, brainpan, cranium - the part of the skull that encloses the brain
fibrous joint, sutura, suture - an immovable joint (especially between the bones of the skull)
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Ossicles as sutural bones have been also observed in coronal, lambdoid and sagittal sutures as well as at asterion, between squamous and mastoid portion of the temporal bone and in the occipito-mastoid suture (7).