craniate
adjective Date: 1879 having a craniumcraniate noun

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  • craniate — CRANIÁTE s.n.pl. (zool.) Subîncrengătură de animale vertebrate prevăzute cu craniu; (la sg.) animal din această subîncrengătură. [sg. craniat. / cf. gr. kranion – craniu]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN  CRANIÁTE s. n …   Dicționar Român

  • craniate — [krā′nē it, krā′nēāt΄] adj. having a skull or cranium, as fishes, reptiles, birds, and mammals n. a craniate animal …   English World dictionary

  • craniate — /kray nee it, ayt /, adj. 1. having a cranium or skull. n. 2. a craniate animal. [1875 80; CRANI(UM) + ATE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • craniate — cra·ni·ate krā nē ət, .āt adj 1) VERTEBRATE 2) having a cranium craniate n …   Medical dictionary

  • craniate — cra•ni•ate [[t]ˈkreɪ ni ɪt, ˌeɪt[/t]] adj. 1) bio having a cranium or skull 2) bio a craniate animal • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • craniate — /ˈkreɪniət/ (say krayneeuht), / eɪt/ (say ayt) adjective 1. having a cranium or skull. 2. belonging or relating to the Craniata, a primary division of vertebrates, comprising those which possess a skull and brain, and including the mammals, birds …   Australian English dictionary

  • craniate — adj. & n. adj. having a skull. n. a craniate animal. Etymology: mod.L craniatus f. CRANIUM …   Useful english dictionary

  • Craniate — Craniata Crâniates …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Crâniate — Craniata Crâniates …   Wikipédia en Français

  • craniate — adj. having a skull; having a spine …   English contemporary dictionary

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