Subcranial
Subcranial Sub*cra"ni*al, a. (Anat.) Situated under, or on the ventral side of, the cranium; facial. [1913 Webster]

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  • subcranial — adj.; subcranially, adv. * * * …   Universalium

  • subcranial — Beneath or below the cranium. * * * sub·cra·ni·al (səb kraґne əl) beneath the cranium …   Medical dictionary

  • subcranial — adj. situated under the cranium (Anatomy) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • subcranial — sub•cra′ni•al adj. ly, adv …   From formal English to slang

  • subcranial — adj. Anat. below the cranium. * * * adj.; subcranially, adv. * * * subcrāˈnial (↑cranial) adj(1) • • • Main Entry: ↑sub …   Useful english dictionary

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