Medical Definition of Base of skull

1. The sloping floor of the cranial cavity. It comprises both the external base of skull (external view) and the internal base of skull (internal view). See: internal base of skull. Synonym: basis cranii, cranial base. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Base Of Skull

base of brain
base of cochlea
base of heart
base of hyoid bone
base of lung
base of mandible
base of metacarpal bone
base of metatarsal bone
base of modiolus
base of operations
base of patella
base of phalanx
base of prostate
base of renal pyramid
base of sacrum
base of skull (current term)
base of stapes
base of tongue
base off of
base over apex
base pair
base pairing
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base projection
base rate
base rate fallacy
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