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craniologically

Definitions

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  • adv. In a craniological way.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • With regard to the cranium, or to the zoölogical characters of the cranium.

Etymologies

craniological +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Novelist must be characterised, to speak craniologically, by an extraordinary development of the passion for delitescency!

    The Waverley

  • If I am asked further reasons for the conduct I have long observed, I can only resort to the explanation supplied by a critic as friendly as he is intelligent; namely, that the mental organisation of the novelist must be characterised, to speak craniologically, by an extraordinary development of the passion for delitescency!

    Waverley — Volume 1

  • Squills has just discovered that I have no bump of cautiousness; so that, craniologically speaking, if I had escaped one imprudence, I should certainly have run my head against another. "

    The Caxtons — Volume 11

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