Craniometer
Craniometer Cra`ni*om"e*ter (kr?`n?-?m"?-t?r), n. [Cranium + -meter.] An instrument for measuring the size of skulls. [1913 Webster]

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  • craniometer — [krā΄nəäm′ət ər] n. an instrument for measuring skulls …   English World dictionary

  • craniometer — kraniometras statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Žmogaus kaukolės matuoklis. atitikmenys: angl. craniometer vok. Kraniometer, n; Schädelmesser, m rus. краниометр, m pranc. craniomètre, m …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • craniometer — /kray nee om i teuhr/, n. an instrument for measuring the external dimensions of skulls. [1875 80; CRANIO + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • craniometer — noun A device used to measure the size of the skull …   Wiktionary

  • craniometer — An instrument for measuring the diameters of the skull. * * * cra·ni·om·e·ter .krā nē äm ət ər n an instrument for measuring skulls * * * cra·ni·om·e·ter (kra″ne omґə tər) [cranio + meter] an instrument for use in craniometry …   Medical dictionary

  • craniometer — instrument for measuring the skull Scientific Instruments …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • craniometer — n. instrument for measuring the skull …   English contemporary dictionary

  • craniometer — cra·ni·om·e·ter …   English syllables

  • craniometer — cra•ni•om•e•ter [[t]ˌkreɪ niˈɒm ɪ tər[/t]] n. med pan an instrument for measuring the external dimensions of skulls • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • craniometer — /kreɪniˈɒmətə/ (say kraynee omuhtuh) noun an instrument for measuring the external dimensions of skulls. {cranio + meter1} …   Australian English dictionary

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