epicranium

noun
epi·​cra·​ni·​um | \ ˌep-i-ˈkrā-nē-əm How to pronounce epicranium (audio) \
plural epicrania\ -​nē-​ə How to pronounce epicranium (audio) \

Medical Definition of epicranium

: the structures covering the vertebrate cranium

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“Epicranium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/epicranium. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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