variants or crania
plural of cranium
as in skulls
the case of bone that encloses the brain and supports the jaws of vertebrates the cranium of a Neanderthal is striking for its brow ridges

Synonyms & Similar Words


Thesaurus Entries Near craniums

Cite this Entry

“Craniums.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on craniums

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!