Medical Definition of Cranial vault

1. Those bones of the skull enclosing the brain, as distinguished from the bones of the face. Synonym: braincase, cranial vault, cranium cerebrale, cerebral cranium. Origin: neuro-+ G. Kranion, skull (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cranial Vault

cranial nerve VII
cranial nerve VIII
cranial nerve X
cranial nerve XI
cranial nerve XII
cranial nerve neoplasms
cranial nerves
cranial neuropore
cranial orbit
cranial orbits
cranial root of accessory nerve
cranial roots
cranial sinuses
cranial sutures
cranial synchondroses
cranial vault (current term)
cranial vertebra
cranialis
cranially
craniamphitomy
craniate
craniates
cranidium
cranidiums
craniectomies
craniectomy
craning
cranio-
cranio-aural
craniocardiac reflex

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