atlantooccipital


atlantooccipital
at·lan·to·oc·cip·i·tal -äk-'sip-ət-əl adj relating to or being structures (as a joint or ligament) joining the atlas and the occipital bone

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at·lan·to·oc·cip·i·tal (at-lan″to-ok-sipґĭ-təl) pertaining to the atlas and the occipital bone.

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