cranioclasis

noun

plural cranioclases -ˈklas-ˌēz, -lə-ˌsēz How to pronounce cranioclasis (audio)
: the crushing of the fetal head during a difficult delivery

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“Cranioclasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cranioclasis. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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