from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Occurring or situated within the cranium.

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to the brain or inside of the head. Within the cranium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Within the cranium or skull.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Situated within the cranium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. within the skull


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  • But the biggest predictor, really, here is to making sure those pressures inside the head -- what are called the intracranial pressures inside the head -- remain low, remain normal.

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  • But, the biggest predictor really here is making sure those pressures inside the head, what are called intracranial pressures inside the head remain low, remain normal.

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