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cranial

adjective cra·ni·al \ˈkrā-nē-əl\

medical : of or relating to the bones of the head that cover the brain : of or relating to the skull or cranium

Full Definition of CRANIAL

1
:  of or relating to the skull or cranium
2
:  cephalic
cra·ni·al·ly \-ə-lē\ adverb
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First Known Use of CRANIAL

1800
CRANIALLY Defined for Kids

cranial

adjective cra·ni·al \ˈkrā-nē-əl\

Definition of CRANIAL for Kids

:  of or relating to the skull and especially the part enclosing the brain
Medical Dictionary

cranial

adjective cra·ni·al \ˈkrā-nē-əl\

Medical Definition of CRANIAL

1
:  of or relating to the skull or cranium
2
:  cephalic <the cranial end of the spinal column>
cra·ni·al·ly \-ə-lē\ adverb

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