cranium meaning

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  • Noun: cranium (crania,craniums)  kreyneeum
    1. The part of the skull that encloses the brain
      - braincase, brainpan

    Derived forms: craniums, crania

    See also: cranial

    Type of: bone, os[2]

    Part of: skull

    Encyclopedia: Cranium

  • [Medicine]
    The SKELETON of the HEAD including the FACIAL BONES and the bones enclosing the BRAIN. n pl -ni·ums or -nia : SKULL; specif : BRAINCASE


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