Cranial: 1. Pertaining to the cranium or skull. 2. Toward the head. As opposed to caudad. The eye is cranial to the jaw. For a more complete listing of terms used in medicine for spatial orientation, please see the entry to "Anatomic Orientation Terms".
â€“adjective of or pertaining to the cranium or skull. Use cranial in a Sentence See images of cranial Search cranial on the Web Origin: 1790â€“1800; crani(um) + -al ...
Library > Literature & Language > Dictionary ( krÄ ' nÄ“-É™l ) adj. Of or relating to the skull or cranium. [From CRANIUM .] cranially cra ' niÂ·alÂ·ly adv.
cranial /craÂ·niÂ·al/ (-al) 1. pertaining to the cranium. 2. toward the head end of the body; a synonym of superior in humans and other bipeds. craÂ·niÂ·al (kr n-l)
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