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(skŭl)

The bony framework of the head, composed of 8 cranial bones, the 14 bones of the face, and the teeth. It protects the brain and sense organs from injury.
SYN: SEE: calvaria; SEE: cranium


BONES OF SKULL Cranial bones

BONES OF SKULL Facial bones; SEE: skeleton



SKULL Inferior view with mandible removedBONES OF SKULL Right lateral and anterior views

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Citation

Venes, Donald, editor. "Skull." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/767509/all/skull.
Skull. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/767509/all/skull. Accessed May 25, 2019.
Skull. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/767509/all/skull
Skull [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 May 25]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/767509/all/skull.
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