intracranial
adjective Date: circa 1849 existing or occurring within the cranium; also affecting or involving intracranial structures • intracranially adverb

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • intracranial — [in΄trə krā′nē əl] adj. existing or occurring within the cranium [intracranial pressure] …   English World dictionary

  • Intracranial — In tra*cra ni*al, a. Within the cranium or skull. Sir W. Hamilton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intracranial — Within the cranium, the bony dome that houses and protects the brain. An intracranial hemorrhage is bleeding within the cranium due, for example, to a stroke or leakage of blood from an aneurysm in the brain. The intracranial pressure is the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Intracranial — …   Wikipedia

  • intracranial — /in treuh kray nee euhl/, adj. being or occurring within the skull. [1840 50; INTRA + CRANIAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • intracranial — adjective Of or pertaining to the brain or inside of the head. Within the cranium …   Wiktionary

  • intracranial — adj. within the skull …   English contemporary dictionary

  • intracranial — adjective within the skull. Derivatives intracranially adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • intracranial — in·tra·cranial …   English syllables

  • intracranial — adj. within the skull …   The new mediacal dictionary

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