paramastoid definition

  • adjective:
    • Situated beside, or near, the mastoid percentage of the temporal bone tissue; paroccipital; applied specially to a procedure associated with the head in some animals.
    • Situated beside, or near, the mastoid percentage of the temporal bone tissue; paroccipital; -- used specially to a procedure of this head in a few pets.
  • others:
    • Situated close to the mastoid: noting certain cranial processes more often known as paroccipital.
  • noun:
    • A paramastoid procedure; a paroccipital.

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