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craniofacial

[krey-nee-oh-fey-shuh l] /ˌkreɪ ni oʊˈfeɪ ʃəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting the cranium and face.
Origin of craniofacial
1850-1855
1850-55; cranio- + facial
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  • The posterior part of the craniofacial axis, which has relations only with the cranium, is called the basicranial axis.

    The Vertebrate Skeleton Sidney H. Reynolds
craniofacial in Medicine

craniofacial cra·ni·o·fa·cial (krā'nē-ō-fā'shəl)
adj.
Of or involving both the cranium and the face.

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