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Definitions of cranial

  1. Belonging to the cranium. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. Of or pert. to the skull. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  3. The skull, or that part which encloses the brain; nerves, muscles, blood-vessels, bones, etc. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.

Usage examples for cranial

  1. 6. The olfactory nerves are the first pair of cranial nerves. – Composition-Rhetoric by Stratton D. Brooks