Definitions for "Occipital"
on or pertaining to the posterior part of the head.
(L.ob, before or against + caput, head). Occipital nerve.
(L. occiput, back of the head). Os occipitale.
Keywords:  nuchal, see
see nuchal
Keywords:  bone, skull, back, forms
The occipital bone.
the bone that forms the back of the skull.
Keywords:  seizures, vision, flashing, half, field
seizures can make a person see flashing lights in one half of their field of vision.