What does the word cranium mean?

Usage examples for cranium

  1. A bullet penetrating the skull even from a distance of 3, 000 yards may act as an explosive, scattering the contents in all directions; but the bullet from a revolver will usually be found in the cranium. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  2. " No nonsense, now," said Will, in a voice that carried conviction, at the same time tapping the fellow's cranium lightly with his club. – The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage by Charles G. D. Roberts

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