craniosacral


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cra·ni·o·sa·cral

 (krā′nē-ō-sā′krəl, -săk′rəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the cranium and the sacrum.
2. Of or relating to the parasympathetic nervous system.

cra•ni•o•sa•cral

(ˌkreɪ ni oʊˈseɪ krəl, -ˈsæk rəl)

adj.
parasympathetic.
[1920–25]
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