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craniometry

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noun cra·ni·om·e·try \-ˈä-mə-trē\

Definition of craniometry

  1. :  a science dealing with cranial measurement — compare cephalometry



Origin of craniometry

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1828


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craniometry

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noun cra·ni·om·e·try \-ˈäm-ə-trē\

Medical Definition of craniometry

plural craniometries

  1. :  a science dealing with cranial measurement

craniometric \ˌkrā-nē-ō-ˈme-trik\play or craniometrical \-tri-kəl\play adjective


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