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synonyms for cranium

  • braincase
  • brainpan
  • crown
  • head

antonyms for cranium

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How to use cranium in a sentence

Another set of fossils from Morocco has been dated to 315,000 years old, although Vidal says they do not possess certain features found in Omo I and later humans, including the tall cranium and chin.
EASTERN AFRICA’S OLDEST HUMAN FOSSILS ARE MORE ANCIENT THAN WE REALIZEDKATE BAGGALEYJANUARY 12, 2022POPULAR-SCIENCE
There was no way to excavate the cranium quickly without breaking it.
THE BELOVED MESOLITHIC GIRL - ISSUE 109: EXCAVATIONJAMIE HODGKINSDECEMBER 15, 2021NAUTILUS
In 1953, a Harvard psychologist thought he discovered pleasure—accidentally—within the cranium of a rat.
DRUGS, ROBOTS, AND THE PURSUIT OF PLEASURE: WHY EXPERTS ARE WORRIED ABOUT AIS BECOMING ADDICTSTHOMAS MOYNIHANSEPTEMBER 17, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
Old Sanders tapped with both hands on his shining cranium and asked, Are you confident he loves her?
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And old Sanders again tapped in the rhythm of a dirge on his parchment-bound cranium.
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Suddenly the old man beat a tattoo on his cranium and closed his eyes, apparently deep in thought.
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The cranium has a low, depressed arch, with a very narrow frontal region and highly developed superciliary ridges.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
Seventh, his great thickness of cranium, which resists blows that would break the skull of an average European.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
But what went on behind that mask, within that long ill-built cranium, Gwynne had never pretended to guess.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Besides this, there is commonly some abnormality in the shape of the head, or the cranium is distinctly asymmetrical.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CRANIUM

  • attic
  • belfry
  • brain
  • capitulum
  • coconut
  • cranium
  • crown
  • dome
  • gray matter
  • noggin
  • noodle
  • pate
  • scalp
  • skull
  • think tank
  • thinker
  • top story
  • upper story
  • upstairs
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