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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In herpetology, situated behind the parietal plates of a serpent's head.
  • n. A postparietal plate.
  • In anatomy, referring to the posterior portion of the parietal lobe of the brain; noting an artery supplying this part.

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