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occipital

oc·cip·i·tal

occipital

 
pronunciation:
ak sI pih tl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, pertaining to, or located near the back of the head and skull.
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part of speech: noun
definition: the bone that forms the back and part of the base of the skull; occipital bone.
derivation: occipitally (adv.)