neurocranium

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neurocranium

[¦nu̇r·ə′krā·nē·əm]
(anatomy)
The portion of the cranium which forms the braincase.
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The increased vertical facial dimension is attributed to the counteracting mechanism of the sagittal synostosis of the cerebral cranium and the anterior cerebral fossa leading to a total craniofasiostenosis.