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Either of a pair of large, irregularly quadrilateral bones between the frontal and occipital bones that together form the top and the upper parts of the sides of the skull.
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(Anatomy) either of the two bones forming part of the roof and sides of the skull
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either of a pair of bones forming, by their union at the sagittal suture, part of the sides and top of the skull.
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|Noun||1.||parietal bone - either of two skull bones between the frontal and occipital bones and forming the top and sides of the cranium|
entomion - the craniometric point at the tip of the angular part of the parietal bone that articulates with the temporal bone
sphenion - the anterior tip of the parietal bone
membrane bone - any bone that develops within membranous tissue without previous cartilage formation; e.g. the clavicle and bones of the skull
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n. hueso parietal, uno de los dos huesos situados en la parte superior y lateral del cráneo.
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