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Meaning of "suboccipital" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SUBOCCIPITAL

suboccipital  [ˌsʌbɒkˈsɪpɪtəl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SUBOCCIPITAL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Suboccipital is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES SUBOCCIPITAL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of suboccipital in the English dictionary

The definition of suboccipital in the dictionary is below or behind either the back of the skull or the lobe at the back of the skull concerned with vision.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SUBOCCIPITAL


acropetal
əˈkrɒpɪtəl
ancipital
ænˈsɪpɪtəl
basipetal
beɪˈsɪpɪtəl
bicipital
baɪˈsɪpɪtəl
capital
ˈkæpɪtəl
Capitol
ˈkæpɪtəl
centripetal
sɛnˈtrɪpɪtəl
hospital
ˈhɒspɪtəl
lickspittle
ˈlɪkˌspɪtəl
multicipital
ˌmʌltɪˈsɪpɪtəl
multihospital
ˌmʌltɪˈhɒspɪtəl
noncapital
ˌnɒnˈkæpɪtəl
nonhospital
ˌnɒnˈhɒspɪtəl
occipital
ɒkˈsɪpɪtəl
paroccipital
ˌpærɒkˈsɪpɪtəl
pulpital
ˈpʊlpɪtəl
quadricipital
ˌkwɒdrɪˈsɪpɪtəl
sincipital
sɪnˈsɪpɪtəl
spital
ˈspɪtəl
spittle
ˈspɪtəl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SUBOCCIPITAL

subnucleus
subocean
suboceanic
suboctave
suboctuple
subocular
suboffice
subofficer
subopercula
subopercular
suboperculum
suboptic
suboptimal
suboptimisation
suboptimise
suboptimization
suboptimize
suboptimum
suboral
suborbicular

WORDS THAT END LIKE SUBOCCIPITAL

community hospital
cottage hospital
day hospital
digital
equity capital
general hospital
human capital
maternity hospital
naval hospital
paid-in capital
risk capital
seed capital
share capital
small capital
social capital
start-up capital
teaching hospital
trust hospital
university hospital
venture capital
working capital

Synonyms and antonyms of suboccipital in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «suboccipital» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SUBOCCIPITAL

Find out the translation of suboccipital to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of suboccipital from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «suboccipital» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

枕下
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

suboccipital
570 millions of speakers

English

suboccipital
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

suboccipital
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تحت القذال
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

субокципитальную
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

suboccipital
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

suboccipital
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sous-occipitale
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Subkategori
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

subokzipitalen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

後頭下の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

suboccipital
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Suboccipital
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

suboccipital
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

suboccipital
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उपसंस्कृती
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

suboksipital
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

suboccipitale
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

suboccipital
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

субокціпітальний
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

suboccipital
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

υπινιακής
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

suboccipital
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

suboccipital
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

suboccipital
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of suboccipital

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBOCCIPITAL»

The term «suboccipital» is normally little used and occupies the 116.335 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SUBOCCIPITAL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about suboccipital

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SUBOCCIPITAL»

Discover the use of suboccipital in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to suboccipital and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Trigger Point Therapy Workbook: Your Self-Treatment ...
Excepting the suboccipital muscles, which constitute a special class, four layers of muscle cover the back of the neck. Picture the plies of a tire: the outer layer is the uppermost part of the upper trapezius; the three deeper layers carry the ...
Clair Davies, David G. Simons, Amber Davies, 2004
2
Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Spine and Peripheral Nerves
The semispinal capitis groups originate from the transverse processes of Tl through T6 and insert on the suboccipital bone. The semispinalis cervi- calis originates similarly but inserts on the cervical spinous processes. The C2 spinous process ...
Richard Glenn Fessler, Laligam N. Sekhar, 2011
3
Clinical Anatomy for Students: Problem Solving Approach
on Suboccipital Triangle Fig. 80.1: Dissection of suboccipital region to show boundaries and contents of right suboccipital triangle (Note on the left side of figure, sensory nerves and artery of posterior quadrant of scalp and the upper part of ...
Neeta V. Kulkarni, 2007
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Grant's Dissector
Greater occipital nerve Occipital artery Suboccipital Semispinalis capitis m. triangle Posterior atlanto-occipital membrane Vertebral artery m. (cut and reflected) Semispinalis capitis m. (cut) Trapezius m. (cut) Greater occipital nerve ( C2) ...
Patrick W. Tank, John Charles Boileau Grant, 2012
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Surgery of the Craniovertebral Junction
This new edition of Surgery of the Craniovertebral Junction focuses on surgical decision making and technological advances in the treatment modalities for this region.
Nicholas C. Bambakidis, Curtis A. Dickman, 2012
6
Microneurosurgery
Suboccipital (Infratentorial) Approaches The suboccipital approaches include the lateral (a), paramedian (b), and median (c) suboccipital (Fig. 3.29), and combined supra- and infratentorial craniotomies (see Figs. 3.34, 3.38). Free bone flaps ...
Mahmut Gazi Yaşargil, M. Curcic, Chad D. Abernathey, 1996
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Travell & Simons' Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: Upper ...
17.4 and 17.5) Myofascial TrPs in the suboccipital muscles can produce moderate restriction of the range of motion of the head. When the TrPs in the suboccipital muscles remain untreated, flexion (Fig. 17.4B) and side bending (Fig . 17.
David G. Simons, Janet G. Travell, Lois S. Simons, 1999
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The Head-neck Sensory Motor System
Various architectural features of the suboccipital muscles suggest hypotheses regarding their function and neural control. The large proportions of fast fibers present in certain larger muscles, such as the RCPmaj and OCI, suggest that a large, ...
A. Berthoz, Werner Graf, Pierre Paul Vidal, 1992
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The Muscle and Bone Palpation Manual with Trigger Points, ...
213. Figure 11-56 Views of the right suboccipital group. A, Posterior view. B, Lateral view. Note the anterior to posterior horizontal direction of the rectus capitis posterior minor (RCPMin) and the obliquus capitis superior (OCS). This fiber ...
Joseph E. Muscolino, 2008
10
Textbook of Anatomy with Colour Atlas by Inderbir Singh
Boundaries The suboccipital muscles have been described earlier in this Chapter. They form the boundaries of the suboccipital triangle as follows (Fig. 51.15). 1. Medially and above, there are the rectus capitis posterior major and minor ...
Inderbir Singh, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SUBOCCIPITAL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term suboccipital is used in the context of the following news items.
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Correct forward head posture with exercises
The result is muscle imbalance: tightness in the upper trapezius, levator scapula, suboccipital, sternocleidomastoid (SCM) and pectoralis muscles and weakness ... «YourObserver.com, Jul 15»
2
We've got your back
This exercise not only helps strengthen the muscles that pull the head back into alignment over the shoulders but it also stretches the scalene and suboccipital ... «mydigitalfc.com, Jul 15»
3
Exploring and Learning from the Gift of Life
In one male specimen the suboccipital muscles had numerous thick bands of supporting fascia so strong they were like thin pillars of bone. I wondered if he had ... «Acupuncture Today, Jul 15»
4
Pain in the Neck: Passing Crick or Chronic Agony?
... muscle covering most of the upper back and rear neck), scalene muscles (along the side of the neck) and suboccipital muscles (four small muscles at the base ... «Yahoo News, Jun 15»
5
Rockefeller, Johns Hopkins Behind Horrific Human Syphilis …
Most were never treated. Researchers subjected the Guatemalans to repeated blood draws, lumbar punctures and cisternal punctures of the suboccipital portion ... «PR Newswire, Apr 15»
6
The Ultimate Guide To Fixing Swimmers Posture
... the muscles that pull the head back into alignment over the shoulders (upper thoracic extensors) but it also stretches the scalene and suboccipital muscles. «Swimming World Magazine, Mar 15»
7
The Problem With Prolonged Sitting
When I find a forward head, I like to assess the suboccipital muscle tension and the upper cervical segments using the supine cervical flexion rotation (CFR) test. «Dynamic Chiropractic, Oct 14»
8
Chiropractic Treatment of a Medical Specialist for Headaches
Of course, I also briefly mentioned the SON or suboccipital nerve, because her radiographs yielded a straight neck, some arcual kyphosis with anteriolisthesis ... «Dynamic Chiropractic, Jun 14»
9
AHA/ASA Guideline on Stroke With Brain Swelling
In swollen cerebellar stroke, the authors state that suboccipital craniectomy with dural expansion should be performed in patients who deteriorate neurologically. «Medscape, Feb 14»
10
La actividad física, principal herramienta para prevenir el dolor …
El dolor retrorbitario, el frontal y suboccipital van a ser los signos más destacados. Realmente, aunque es muy compleja la etiología de los dolores de cabeza ... «Cadena Ser, Jan 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Suboccipital [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/suboccipital>. Aug 2020 ».
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