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American English: /ˈkreɪniəm/
British English: /ˈkreɪnɪəm/

Translation of cranium in Spanish:

noun plural -nia Pronunciation: / -nɪə /

  • Example sentences
    • The eye is located within the orbital cavity of the skull between the cranium and the facial skeleton.
    • As the infection spreads in the temporal bone, it may extend into the cranium and result in cranial nerve palsies.
    • The bones of the cranium are divided into the skull base and the calvarial vault.

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