Definition of sincipital in English:

sincipital

adjective

Anatomy
  • See sinciput

    • ‘The temperament is nervous; the sincipital is large, compared with the basilar region, and the occipital part of the sincipital region is much greater than its frontal portion.’
    • ‘We report one such case of sincipital encephalocele with agenesis of corpus callosum and intracranial lipoma.’
    • ‘Here we report three cases of sincipital encephalocele, which were surgically managed.’
    • ‘There are three basic classes of anterior encephaloceles: frontal, sincipital, and basal.’
    • ‘The forehead and sincipital part of the head are low and sloping.’

Pronunciation

sincipital

/ˈsɪpɪt(ə)l/