Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Occurring or situated within the cranium.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Situated within the cranium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Within the cranium or skull.

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

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

  • adjective within the skull

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  • According to the research team, these issues could be caused by increased pressure inside the head - what is known as intracranial pressure - but none of the astronauts reported symptoms that are usually associated with the condition, such as chronic headaches, double vision or ringing in the ears.

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  • A big fear is bleeding strokes called intracranial hemorrhages that, if not fatal, are often especially disabling.

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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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  • 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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  • In the third phase, minimal increases in the volume are within the ventricles; the blood, within the blood vessels. proportional to big rises in the ICP; in the fourth phase, there Both of them work as first regulators of the intracranial is a complete vasomotor arrest, in whose apex the ICP equals pressure (ICP). the MAP. 1 Rev. Fac.

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  • So researchers at the University of California San Diego and Harvard University piggybacked on a rare procedure called intracranial electrophysiology, in which epilepsy patients allow doctors to implant dozens of electrodes directly into their brains.

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