braincase

noun brain·case \ ˈbrān-ˌkās \

Definition of braincase

: the cranium enclosing the brain

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First Known Use of braincase

1726


Medical Dictionary

braincase

noun brain·case \ -ˌkās \

medical Definition of braincase

: the part of the skull that encloses the brain — see cranium

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