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cra·ni·al

 (krā′nē-əl)
adj.
Of or relating to the skull or cranium.

[From cranium.]

cra′ni·al·ly adv.

cranial

(ˈkreɪnɪəl)
adj
(Anatomy) of or relating to the skull
ˈcranially adv

cra•ni•al

(ˈkreɪ ni əl)

adj.
of or pertaining to the cranium or skull.
[1790–1800]
cra′ni•al•ly, adv.

cra·ni·al

(krā′nē-əl)
Of or near the skull or cranium.

cranial

Relating to the skull or head.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cranial - of or relating to the cranium which encloses the brain; "cranial pressure"
Translations

cranial

[ˈkreɪnɪəl] ADJcraneal

cranial

[ˈkreɪniəl] adj [capacity, nerves] → crânien(ne); [bleeding] → cérébral(e) cranial osteopathycranial osteopathy [ˌkreɪniəlɒstɪˈɒpəθɪ] nosthéopathie f crânienne

cranial

adj (Anat) → Schädel-, kranial (spec)

cranial

[ˈkreɪnɪəl] adj (Anat) → cranico/a

cra·ni·al

a. craneal, craneano-a, del cráneo o rel. al mismo.

cranial

adj craneal, craneano
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Sherrington, by experiments on dogs, showed that many of the usual marks of emotion were present in their behaviour even when, by severing the spinal cord in the lower cervical region, the viscera were cut off from all communication with the brain, except that existing through certain cranial nerves.
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A skilled DO can increase the rate of healing using hands-on diagnosis and any number of direct and indirect treatments (OMT), including myofascial unwinding, facilitated positional release, balanced ligamentous tension release, visceral manipulation, muscle energy, Jones strain-counterstrain, high velocity/low amplitude, and lymphatic pumping/drainage treatments, as well as osteopathy in the cranial field.
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