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neurocranium

noun neu·ro·cra·ni·um \ ˌn(y)u̇r-ō-ˈkrā-nē-əm \

medical Definition of neurocranium

plural neurocraniums or neurocrania play \-nē-ə\
: the portion of the skull that encloses and protects the brain

neurocranial

play \-nē-əl\ adjective

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