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Meaning of "endocranium" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ENDOCRANIUM

endocranium  [ˌɛndəʊˈkreɪnɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ENDOCRANIUM

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Endocranium is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ENDOCRANIUM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

endocranium

Endocranium

The endocranium in comparative anatomy is a part of the skull base in vertebrates and represent the basal, inner part of the cranium. The term is also applied to the outer layer of the dura mater in human anatomy.

Definition of endocranium in the English dictionary

The definition of endocranium in the dictionary is the thick fibrous membrane that lines the cranial cavity and forms the outermost layer of the dura mater.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ENDOCRANIUM


actinium
ækˈtɪnɪəm
actinouranium
ˌæktɪnəʊjʊˈreɪnɪəm
aluminium
ˌæljʊˈmɪnɪəm
calcaneum
kælˈkeɪnɪəm
chondrocranium
ˌkɒndrəʊˈkreɪnɪəm
condominium
ˌkɒndəˈmɪnɪəm
cranium
ˈkreɪnɪəm
delphinium
dɛlˈfɪnɪəm
drepanium
drɪˈpeɪnɪəm
epicranium
ˌɛpɪˈkreɪnɪəm
geranium
dʒɪˈreɪnɪəm
germanium
dʒɜːˈmeɪnɪəm
Herculaneum
ˌhɜːkjʊˈleɪnɪəm
pericranium
ˌpɛrɪˈkreɪnɪəm
sparganium
spɑːˈɡeɪnɪəm
succedaneum
ˌsʌksɪˈdeɪnɪəm
suppedaneum
səpəˈdeɪnɪəm
titanium
taɪˈteɪnɪəm
transuranium
trænzjʊˈreɪnɪəm
uranium
jʊˈreɪnɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ENDOCRANIUM

endocarpic
endocast
endocentric
endochondral
endochylous
endocrania
endocranial
endocranial cast
endocrinal
endocrine
endocrine gland
endocrinic
endocrinologic
endocrinological
endocrinologist
endocrinology
endocrinopathic
endocrinopathy
endocrinous
endocritic

WORDS THAT END LIKE ENDOCRANIUM

ammonium
asplenium
depleted uranium
enriched uranium
helenium
Iconium
ivyleaf geranium
lemon geranium
millennium
omnium
pandemonium
plutonium
rose geranium
ruthenium
selenium
the millennium
trailing geranium
xenium
zirconium
zonal geranium

Synonyms and antonyms of endocranium in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «endocranium» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ENDOCRANIUM

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The translations of endocranium from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «endocranium» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

脑硬膜
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

endocráneo
570 millions of speakers

English

endocranium
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

endocranium
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

باطنة القحف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

эндокран
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

endocrânio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

endocranium
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

endocrâne
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Endocranium
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Endokraniums
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

endocranium
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

endocranium
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Endocranium
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

endocranium
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

endocranium
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एन्डोकेरेनियम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

endocranium
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

endocranium
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wewnętrzna mózgoczaszki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ендокрана
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

endocranium
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

endocranium
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

endocranium
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

endokranium
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

endocranium
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of endocranium

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ENDOCRANIUM»

The term «endocranium» is used very little and occupies the 188.416 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ENDOCRANIUM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about endocranium

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ENDOCRANIUM»

Discover the use of endocranium in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to endocranium and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Magnetic Resonance in the Diagnosis of C.N.S. Disorders
ENDOCRANIUM. AND. NECK. Gradimir Dragutinovic, Vaso Antunovic, M iodrag Kakic MR angiography (MRA) was enabled by development of a new software and powerful MR machines, thus evading disadvantages of classic angiography.
‎2001
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Textbook of Anatomy
At places where cranial nerves leave the cranial cavity, the endocranium extends over them for some distance in the form of a tubular sheath. (However, the optic nerve is covered by sheaths derived from the meninges). 6. At sites of sutures ...
Inderbir Singh, 2011
3
Essentials of Anatomy
The Endocranium This is a fibrous membrane (similar to periosteum) lining the inside of the cranial cavity. At the foramen magnum, and at smaller apertures in the skull, it becomes continuous with periosteum lining the exterior of the skull.
I. B. Singh, 2008
4
The Skull, Volume 2: Patterns of Structural and Systematic ...
In some placoderms, there is a broad bone surrounding the bucco- hypophysial opening on the ventral side of the endocranium. Owing to the shape of the bone and its lack of association with adjacent elements, its homology with the ...
James Hanken, Brian K. Hall, 1993
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Textbook of Anatomy with Colour Atlas by Inderbir Singh
The cranial cavity is lined on the inside by a periosteum-like membrane called the endocranium. The segment of the vertebral canal lying within each vertebra is lined by periosteum. Some intervertebral ligaments take part in forming the walls  ...
Inderbir Singh, 2008
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Ichthyology Handbook
It is generally accepted that the chondrichthyan endocranium is a single unit, and that the occurrence of an otico-occipital fissure is a synapomorphy for xenacanth elasmobranchs and convergent to the structure of the same name in ...
B.G. Kapoor, Bhavna Khanna, 2004
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Text Book of Crustacea
Second, there are the six median endochondrites and the endocranium. The endocranium is a structure of complex shape, mainly in the form of a horizontal shelf, located below the anterior third of the stomach- intestine, dorsal to the ...
Amita Saxena, 2005
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Anatomy for Dental Students
The Endocranium This a fibrous membrane (similar to periosteum) lining the inside of the cranial cavity. At the foramen magnum, and at smaller apertures in the skull. it becomes continuous with periosteum lining the exterior of the skull.
Singh, 2008
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Issues in Biological, Biochemical, and Evolutionary Sciences ...
Endocranium. Of. The. Devonian. Dipnoan. Griphognathus. Whitei. By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Science Letter — Investigators discuss new findings in Vertebrate Paleontology. According to news originating from Canberra , ...
‎2013
10
Concise Encyclopedia Biology
There are two basic structural elements: 1) the bony dermatocranium or exocranium (consisting of dermal bones), which arises without a cartilaginous precursor, and 2) the cartilaginous neural and visceral endocranium, which may be ...
‎1996

4 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ENDOCRANIUM»

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How the avian brain evolved
The expansion by volume of the avian endocranium (the space inside the skull housing the brain) began early in theropod (carnivorous ... «The Hindu, Aug 13»
2
Dysalotosaurus Study Reveals How Brain Developed in Dinosaurs
Ontogenetic trajectories in the ornithischian endocranium. Journal of Evolutionary Biology, published online May 20, 2013; doi: 10.1111/jeb. «Sci-News.com, May 13»
3
Earliest known finned tetrapod found from the Lower Devonian of …
... features, suggesting that, at the early stage of the tetrapod evolution, changes in mandible were faster than changes in endocranium. «Phys.Org, Nov 12»
4
Dying in the Shadow: Henry Hill and the Modern Mob Celebrity
It was (probably) a lifetime of smoking that did him in, not a hot-lead overdose or an ice-pick to the endocranium, so he won, kind of. Sixty-nine ... «Grantland, Jun 12»

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