cranial


cra·ni·al

adjective \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

First Known Use of CRANIAL

1800

cra·ni·al

adjective \ˈkrā-nē-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

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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