how to pronounce occipital


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occipital is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of occipital in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… greater Accelerator occipital and great …”

meanings of occipital


  1. An occipital scale in reptiles.
  2. The occipital bone.


  1. Of or pertaining to the occiput (back of the head) or the occipital bone.

occipital frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word occipital occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics occipital can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that occipital can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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