endocranial cast

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endocranial cast

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A cast of the cranial cavity, showing the size and shape of the brain and usually certain details of the brain's outer surface as impressed during life onto the inner surface of the braincase. Also called endocast.

endocranial cast

n
(Anthropology & Ethnology) a cast made of the inside of a cranial cavity to show the size and shape of the brain: used esp in anthropology. Sometimes shortened to: endocast
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