TITLE

centriciput

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p376
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "centriciput" is presented. Centriciput refers to the central part of the upper surface of the skull between the occiput and sinciput. The term originated from the word "caput" which means head. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F. A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21222510

 

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