noun der·mat·o·cranium \(ˌ)dər¦matə, ¦dərmətə+\

Definition of dermatocranium

  1. :  the part of the skull that develops in the form of membrane bone — compare chondrocranium

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Origin and Etymology of dermatocranium

New Latin, from dermat- + cranium

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to cast off or become cast off

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